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Notorious Kidnapper, Nnadi Daniel, Arrested By Police

Men of the Nigerian Police, Enugu State Command on Sunday said it has arrested one Nnadi Daniel, a notorious armed robbery and kidnapping suspect in Uzo-Uwani area of the state.

A statement by the spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said the arrest was part of ongoing onslaught by the police at Adani and Nimbo axis of Uzo-Uwani area to tackle crime in the state.

SP Amaraizu noted that the suspect and other suspects were arrested through a well coordinated operation borne out of intelligence.

He said the suspect was implicated in the kidnap and murder of Enechi Ejiofor and Emmanuel Okeja on December 13, 2016 and January 3, 2017.

He also stated that the suspect participated in other kidnappings, robbery, murder, burglary, stealing and other vices that had taken place in the area and its environs in the past.

He added that operatives raided an identified notorious forest known as "Malaysia Forest" through a well co-ordinated operation.