The Nigerian Army has disclosed that it arrested at least 142 suspected kidnappers and cultists in Rivers State.

According to the Daily Post, the men were nabbed during a raid of some locations, where criminal activities increase by the day.

Captain Lazarus Eli, the spokesman of 2 Brigade, made this known to newsmen in the state.

Eli said, some of the arrested suspects have been released, with fifteen people remaining, who are undergoing interrogation.

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“One hundred and forty two suspects were arrested during the raid operation.

“After profiling the suspects, some were released while 15 suspects are being interrogated and would be handed over to the relevant security agencies for further investigation.”

According to the spokesman, the raid is part of the Exercise Crocodile Smile activities.