Suspected kidnappers have killed a policeman and abducted a Chinese expatriate at a quarry site in Shao, Moro Local Government Area of Kwara State.
It was gathered that the gunmen attacked the quarry on Sunday, July 3, 2022, and also burnt the car allegedly used in the operation before whisking the expatriate away to unknown destination.
One other police operative who was reportedly injured in the attack is receiving medical attention at an undisclosed hospital.
Spokesperson of the State Police Command, SP Okasanmi Ajayi, who conffirmed the incident on Tuesday, July 5, said efforts are on to rescue the victim and arrest the kidnappers.
“One police inspector was killed while a Chinese was abducted in Shao three days ago(Sunday),” the PPRO stated.
“The command is working round the clock to get the victim rescued and perpetrators apprehended. The commissioner of Police, Tuesday Assayomo, has set up a special investigation team to investigate the matter.” he added.