In a proactive move against criminal activities, the Federal Capital Territory Police Command has once again demonstrated its commitment to ensuring the safety of residents. On Sunday, the FCT Police Command successfully rescued Suleiman Sabo from kidnappers in Sauka, along Airport Road, Abuja.
The victim, who endured injuries inflicted by the kidnappers, was rescued by FCT police officers around 11:30 am on Sunday. Providing details of the operation, the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, Josephine Adeh, issued a statement on Sunday, highlighting the successful rescue mission and subsequent actions taken.
Adeh stated, “In a continued effort to rid FCT of Criminality, Police Operatives attached to Iddo Divisional Headquarters on Sunday, January 21, 2024, at about 11:30 hrs rescued another kidnapped victim, one Suleiman Sabo ‘m’, from Kidnappers in Sauka, along Airport Road, Abuja.”
During the operation, the police apprehended one Muhammad Abel, a 32-year-old individual from Kogi state. Additionally, the law enforcement team recovered a LAR rifle with 10 rounds of live ammunition from the apprehended suspect.
The rescued victim, Suleiman Sabo, who sustained injuries during the ordeal, is currently undergoing medical treatment. Once certified fit by the medical team, he will be reunited with his family.
The Commissioner of Police, FCT, CP Haruna G. Garba, expressed the command’s unwavering commitment to eradicating criminality in all forms within the FCT. He urged residents to remain vigilant, promptly report suspicious activities, and make use of the emergency contact lines: 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653, and 08028940883. The Police Control Room (PCR) can also be reached at 09022222352.
This successful rescue operation reaffirms the FCT Police Command’s dedication to maintaining peace and security for all residents in the Federal Capital Territory.