Two Chinese expatriates abducted Okepa/Itikan village in Osun state has been rescued by the Police.
This was contained in a statement released by the Spokesperson of the Osun state Police Command, Mrs Yemisi Opalola.
The statement reads in part “Osun Police Command have secured the rescue of the two Chinese Nationals namely: Messrs Zhao Jian ‘m’ aged 33yrs, and Wen ‘m’ aged 50yrs that were kidnapped on 5th April, 2021 at Okepa/Itikan Village, the gold mining site in Ifewara, Osun State”.
The expatriates were rescued at 9pm on Thursday in a combined reinforcement of Police Tactical Units, JTF, and other security outfits drafted by the State Commissioner of Police, CP Olawale Olokode.
“Efforts is ongoing to arrest the devil in human clothing”, according to the statement.
The Commissioner of Police enjoined members of the public to support, co-operate, and collaborate with the Police in fighting crime to bring it down to the barest minimum, by providing us with credible and prompt information as this will always help in forestalling future incident.