31-year-old man lured ex-girlfriend and stole her 2-month-old twins in Anambra. The state police command arrested two suspects and rescued the twins suspected to have been stolen.
The state police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed who confirmed the incident in a statement on 22 September 2020 said the suspect, Chijioke Chukwulota is from Imo State but resides at Uruagu village, Nnewi.
The statement said:
On the 21/9/2020 at about 6:pm, following credible intelligence,police operatives attached to the Command Special Anti-cult unit(SPACS)arrested one Chijioke Chukwulota ‘m’ aged 31years of Imo State but resides at Uruagu village, Nnewi.
The Suspect lured his ex-girl friend whom he allegedly impregnated and stole the children(twins baby girls) aged about two months on the 4/8/2020 after she gave birth to them through a cesarean section and sold same children to one Tina Ibeato ‘f’ aged 31years of Imo State at the rate of one hundred and fifty thousand(#150,000)Naira only.
Meanwhile,both the two suspects have been arrested and the children recovered in good condition.Investigation is ongoing after which the suspects would be brought to book.