Oyo State Police Command arrested a 16-year-old Umaru Muhammad over kidnapping. Muhammad a cattle rustler, told the police while making confessional statement that their last victim was cajoled to come and buy cattles in Akinyele village, Akinyele Local Government area of the State.
Umar narrated that he was asked to source for who to kidnapped when he contacted one Taofeeq his customer, to come and buy cows in their village. The plan was to attack on their way and kidnapped the customer for ransom.
Umar said one of the people they plan the operation was arrested on the spot and later Umar traced through his accomplice. According to Umar, he has not been a kidnapper but cattle rustler.
The State Police Commissioner, CP Ngozi Onadeko, while parading the suspects informed the public that the suspects are by name Mohammed, 27, and Umaru Mohammed, 16.