Operatives of the Anti – Kidnapping Unit in the Imo State Police Command have arrested a 27 – year -old , Idris Ishola , in connection with kidnapping and murder .
The State Commissioner of Police, Dasuki Galadanchi , said that the suspect, an indigene of Osun State, was arrested in Nkpolu , Rumuigbo in Rivers State on August 17 in connection with the murder of 20 -year – old Oluchi Odumele of Orsu Local Government Area of Imo State.
The CP said that apart from the murder of the 20 – year – old , Ishola was the leader of the gang , who had kidnapped six persons from the state.
Galadanchi said , “ Idris Ishola is the principal suspect who was involved in the kidnapping of six victims and the murder of one Miss Oluchi Odumele , 20 , of Orsu in lmo State.
“ ldris lshola, who is 27 years from Osun State, was arrested at Nkpolu Rumuigbo in Rivers State on August 17 , 2018 .”
According to the CP , the suspect has confessed to the crime and other kidnapping incidents within the state with his gang members .
He promised that Ishola would be charged to court to answer for his crime .
The CP attributed the breakthrough to the Inspector General of Police community policing strategies, which he said his command was fully implementing.
Galadanchi said , “ This is the era of community policing , an era of change , accountability and transparency. See something; say something and our society will be better. ”