A Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, has been kidnapped by suspected bandits terrorizing the area.
Globalgistng reported that the incident occurred early Monday morning when the criminal elements were operating in the area along the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari highway.
The Police Officer, who was recently dispatched to the area, was on his way to Birnin Gwari to report at his guard post when he was abducted.
When contacted Mohammed Jalinge, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the state command, said he would investigate and reverse.
This comes just four days after bandits kidnapped a DPO in Nasarawa State and demanded a ransom of N5 million