Wednesday, November 1, 2017 4:48 pm
Adejoke Adeleye, Abeokuta
The Ogun State Police Command has rescued a kidnapped China National, Lee Xian Qiang from the kidnappers.
It was recorded that Lee Xian Qiang was kidnapped by unknown six armed men at Ogere area along Lagos- Ibadan expressway at about 5pm on Monday 30/10/2017 on his way to Abeokuta from Kogi State.
Immediately the case was reported to Ogun State Police Headquarters the Commissioner of Police Ahmed Iliyasu dispatched operatives of the FSARS led by their Commander DSP Uba Adam to the scene with a clear instruction that the victim must be rescued unhurt and the culprits to be apprehended.
Immediately the team swung into action, combed the entire area and later located the hideout of the kidnappers. On sighting the Policemen, the hoodlums engaged themselves in gun battle with police at the end of which one of the suspects was arrested while others escaped with gunshot injuries and the victim was rescued unhurt.
Meanwhile the arrested suspect is currently helping the Police in their investigation, while the victim who was full of praise to the Police has been re-united with his people
The Commissioner of Police Cp Ahmed Iliyasu has appealed to the general public especially hospitals and other health workers to report any body with bullet injury if seen in their area.