Sunday Clark, a welder who plotted the abduction of a businessman, Adewale Kazeem, has been arrested by operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad attached to the Rivers State Police Command.
According to Punchng, the welder who is a member of a notorious kidnap gang, had earlier in December 2017, gone to Adewale’s house on invitation to carry out a welding job for him. However after the work invitation, he acted as an informant to the gang to kidnap Kazeem, a resident of Rukpokwu.
Clark who was among the five gang members paraded by the police, told newsmen that he was not among the abduction team but was only given N40,000 after ransom was paid.
Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Zaki Ahmed, have the names of the suspects as Tony Raphael, Ifeanyi Okoye, Chigozie Onuigbo, Emeka Nwaiwu, Chinedu Isia and Sunday Clark.
He said they operated with an unregistered police colour Ford Ranger van, which was among item recovered from them after they were apprehended on June 18 and 19, 2018 during a sting operation.