Lagos - A house, 18, Odeniyi Ishola Street, Off Bola Road, Isheri Oshun, where kidnap victims are kept by their captors have been invaded and shut down by the Lagos State Police Command, Vanguard reports.
Some of the suspected kidnappers including a couple and their brother residing in a two-bedroom flat in the compound were arrested by the police while owner of the property was said to have run away after one of the victims, Alhaji Fashola Hammed.
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The suspects who confessed to committing the crime said two oil dealers, Chief Idowu Coker and Alhaji Fashola Hammed, were kidnapped but Coker was released after paying N20 million out of the N30 million ransom demanded for his release while Hammed was still in chains in the toilet as the kidnappers awaited payment of the N50 million ransom before police arrested them.
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