Man nabbed over threat to employer | Dailytrust

Man nabbed over threat to employer

The police in Edo State  have arrested a 25-year-old man, identified as  Mike Ashien, for allegedly threatening to  kidnap and murder his employer.

It was gathered that the suspect is an  employee of a domestic oil company located in Ugbogui community, Ovia South-West LG  of the state.

It was further gathered that the suspect hid his phone number and called his employer demanding N10 million from him or have him kidnapped and killed.

It was also gathered that after the threat, his employer reported the matter to the state police Commissioner, Philip Ogbadu,  who ordered an investigation in the matter.

Speaking with journalists, the suspect said pressing family problem forced him into the act.

“My boss pays me N20,000 monthly but  it is not enough for me and l just threatened him to get more money from him, but I have learnt my lesson and  I am now regretting,” he said.