A four-year-old pupil of the St. Joseph College Otolo Nnewi in Anambra state was rescued from two males who kidnapped him whereas returning dwelling from college on Thursday, March 11 after his classmates who he was strolling dwelling with raised an alarm.
Mohammed Haruna, a spokesperson of the state police command, stated the sufferer was returning dwelling from college in firm of his siblings when two males on a bike grabbed him and zoomed off with him.
The spokesperson stated the opposite youngsters raised alarm and the boy was rescued. The residents descended on the suspected kidnappers, beating them to a pulp. He stated one of many suspects died on Friday, March 12.
”Alarm was raised by different youngsters which attracted the eye of some industrial motorcyclists who pursued and finally arrested the suspects and rescued the kid at Akamili Group Nnewi.
Nonetheless, earlier than the arrival of police patrol workforce to the scene, the 2 suspects have been crushed to stupor by the indignant mob however have been finally rescued by the police and brought to the hospital for medical consideration.
Consequently, on March 12 one of many suspects whose identification is but unknown was licensed lifeless by a medical physician whereas receiving remedy and the second continues to be unconscious on the hospital.
The Corpse has been deposited on the mortuary and investigation nonetheless ongoing.”Haruna said in a press release launched