The alleged kidnapper and killer of Rev. Father John Adeyi of the Catholic Diocese of Otukpo, has been arrested. The Benue Police Command on Monday said it apprehended one suspect in connection with the kidnapping and killing of the Vicar General.
The Commissioner of Police, CP, in the state, Paul Okafor made this disclosure at a conference organized by the Inspector-General of Police with senior police officers in Abuja. Okafor said the police was working round the clock to apprehend other persons involved in the incident.
According to him, “Interrogation was made, somebody has been picked, I want to still get details before I will make more comments on the matter.” This came just as the acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mr Ibrahim Idris assured he would strengthen the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, in the 36 police commands and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, to check incidences of kidnappings and other security challenges in the country. Read more