Aba - One Uzoma Ugwumadu, who, disguised as a woman, has been arrested for an alleged attempt to kidnap some primary school pupils from Osusu Amukwa Community Primary School in Aba, Punch reports.
The state Commissioner of Police, Joshak Habila, who paraded the suspect along other criminals at the Police Officers Mess, Umuahia, said other members of the syndicate were still at large.
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Habila said the suspect had disguised himself as a lady wearing blouse and a breast-like foam and led four school children away when he was intercepted by members of the village vigilance group.
The state police boss said other members of the syndicate, who were in a waiting bus with strange registration number, parked along New Umuahia Road Aba, zoomed off in their vehicle immediately the vigilance group and teachers raised the alarm.
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