A 35-year-old man who staged his fake abduction by imaginary kidnappers has been arrested by officers of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) police command, reports The Gazelle News.com.
The man was arrested in his hideout by FCT police operatives.
This medium learnt that the suspect connived with his wife to stage the fake kidnap to compel his company to pay ransom for him to take care of his family.
In a related development, operatives of FCT Police Command have also arrested a gang of criminals who supply firearms and other logistics to kidnappers terrorizing the nation’s capital.
According to PRNigeria, the suspects regularly collected and then supplied arms and ammunition to kidnappers operating around Bwari and Tungan Maje axis.
A top police officer involved in the operations told PRNigeria that all the suspects would be paraded by the FCT commissioner of Police, Mr. Bala Ciroma after the completion of investigations