According to Southern City News, two pupils kidnapped from their school in Obosi in the Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State were found in a hotel in Onitsha on Sunday.
A source had it that the pupils who are siblings were abducted from their school on Monday during a break.
The source added, “Some men arrived in the school around the break period at about 11.45am and took away the pupils.”
“The pupils were lured with biscuits and drinks.”
The incident was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Office in the state, Haruna Mohammed, he stated that the pupils were rescued from the kidnappers in good condition.
The suspects were identified as Maduako Chukwuka and Michael Chukwuebuka. The PPRO stated that they were arrested in Nkpor in the Idemili North Local Government Area of the state.
He stated that the siblings were kidnapped from their school and hid in a hotel in Onitsha.
“Following intelligence report, police detectives attached to the Isiowulu Division arrested one Maduako Chukwuka, male, aged 23, and Michael Chukwuebuka, also male and aged 22, both of the Anglican Lane, Nkpor in the Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.”
“The suspects abducted two kids, Chinezerem Nkwoemezie, 10, and Nzube Nkwoemezie, eight, both male and of same parents and address from their school at Odume, Obosi, and hid them in an isolated hotel in Onitsha.”
“The police detectives traced the hotel, rescued the victims unhurt and arrested the hoodlums.”
He said the case was being investigated after which the suspects would be charged to court.