Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army in Anchau, Kubau LGA of kaduna State, arrested 2 Kidnappers as they were in the process of collecting ransom from a kidnap victim's family in the area on Wednesday.
Following a tip off by well meaning Nigerians that the kidnappers had arrived Dutsen Wai for ransom collection from their victim's family, troops swung into action and successfully made the arrest.
The kidnappers who were believed to be operating along Kaduna-Abuja road, however fled towards Zaria in a Honda car when they realized they were being trailed.
While trying to escape, the kidnappers overran police checkpoints at Soba and Maigana and proceeded to Zaria where they were finally apprehended.
In the process of trying to run, the kidnappers overran the police checkpoints at Soba and Maigana and proceeded to Zaria where they were finally apprehended. Among the items recovered from them were a Honda Accord car, a national identity card, an INEC voters registration card, a Miyetti Allah cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria Identity Card, United Bank for Africa and Keystone Bank Debit Cards, cash sum of Twelve Thousand, Seven Hundred and Ten Naira (N12,710.00k) and a Notebook containing several names, addresses and telephone numbers of kidnap victims families and relations.