The vehicle used to kidnap Dayo Adewole, the son of the immediate past Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has been recovered by the Oyo State Police Command on Wednesday.
Recall that Naija News had reported that some suspected kidnappers had abducted Dayo on Tuesday evening at his farm located at Iroko, a suburb of Ibadan, the state capital.
Further report has it that he was kidnapped around 6:30 pm on Tuesday.
It was reported that the military, the police, security agents and local hunters were already on the trail of the kidnappers.
As at press time, the abductors are yet to reach out to the family of the kidnapped victim.
The spokesperson of the police command, Olugbenga Fadeyi, while speaking on the situation revealed that the vehicle which was used to kidnap the victim has been recovered.
He added that the vehicle was recovered by the police in conjunction with other security agencies.
“The vehicle which was used to kidnap the victim has been recovered. We have recovered the police which was used by the hoodlums to kidnap the victim.”
“Yes, we had the report that he was kidnapped. The report was sent to me that he was kidnapped about 6.30 pm on Tuesday. The Area commander in Moniya and other patrol teams had been alerted and are presently giving the armed men, a hot chase.”
“We are on their trail as I speak with you and more deployments had been made to rescue the guy and track down the abductors.”
“That some hoodlums kidnapped son of a former minister. And immediately the area commander went to Iroko in search of the hoodlums.”
“The Area Commander went to Iroko and with our men, they chased the hoodlums and the vehicle which was used has been recovered.”
“So, I can tell you that the command is seriously working had to ensure his release.”
“I can assure you that we are working to ensure that the victim is released.”