The Delta State police has arrested a pastor Reverend Ignatius Ogboi aged 51, who is suspected to have a hand in several kidnapping activities. He was paraded by the police at the State headquarters in Asaba along with other suspected criminals. They were reportedly found with 3,871 live cartridges and a loaded double barrel gun.
The Commissioner of Police, Muhammad Mustafa accused the suspected kidnapper, a pastor with the Salvation Army Church, Mbiri, Ika North East Local Council of the State of sponsoring kidnappers and armed robbers operating within Agbor, Umunede and its environs. The police also recovered some prohibited drugs and over N4million believed to be ransom collected from kidnapped and robbery victims.