Some of the suspects were also arrested for armed robberies, multiple cars snatching and crossing them to Niger Republic and other neighbouring countries.
Six (6) of the suspects were killed during exchange of fire between the Police team and the suspected kidnappers/bandits.
All the suspects arrested confessed to the crime and admitted to the various roles they played in the commission of these capital offences.
They will be arraigned in Court on completion of investigation.
However, investigation is being intensified to arrest other suspects at large.