Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), a multi-security task force maintaining peace in Plateau and some parts of Bauchi and Southern Kaduna, has paraded 17 suspected kidnappers.
The operation also paraded other suspected criminals said to have committed various crimes across the 17 local government areas of the state.
The Commander, Operation Safe Haven, Major General Dominic Onyemelu, who paraded the suspects at the command’s headquarters in Jos, said the success of the arrest was a result of efforts by a special task force deployed to maintain peace, law and order in Plateau State, Southern Kaduna and some parts of Bauchi State, adding that the efforts have continued to yield positive results within the command’s area of operation.
He said the 17 suspected kidnappers were arrested while attempting to kidnap their victim at a community in Bassa LGA area of the state. He reassured that the personnel under him would continue to operate professionally to eliminate all acts of criminality threatening the peace in the area.
Daily Trust reports that several items including weapons and ammunition were recovered from the suspects.