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In The Bag Man who kidnapped 4-yr-old pupil arrested in Ogun

A kidnap kingpin who abducted a four-year-old boy from his school has been arrested by the police in Ogun State.

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The kidnap kingpin, Wale Ogunbadejo play

The kidnap kingpin, Wale Ogunbadejo

(The Nation)

A 24-year-old kidnap kingpin, Wale Ogunbadejo, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly kidnapping a four-year-old pupil.

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The Nation reports that Ogunbadejo had abducted the boy identified as Attairu Amisu, in the premises of the school, Abdul Rahman Academy, in the Obalende Ijebu-Ode of the state.

It was gathered that the suspect had gone to the school pretending to be a relative sent by his parents to pick him up.

Few minutes after the school authorities handed over the boy to the purported relative, it was learned that the mother of the child arrived to pick him up only to be told that her relation had earlier come for him.

Having successfully kidnapped the child, Ogunbadejo and his gang reportedly contacted the family demanding a ransom of N5 million.

Also Read: "In Lagos: Kidnapped teachers, pupils regain freedom"

The case was reported to the police and a manhunt for the suspects was initiated, leading to the arrest of Ogunbadejo in his hideout and the child was rescued unhurt.

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