Three kidnapping suspects who have been in police’ wanted list for various criminal offenses committed in the past have died from injuries sustained after being attacked by the mob recently for another attempt at Ogharra, Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State.
DSP Edafe Bright, Acting Police Public Relations Officer to Delta State Police Command in a statement said that the 3 suspects who were confirmed dead in Ogharra Hospital were: Onome Efetobor, Collins,(Surname unknown) an escapee from Benin Correctional Centre during Endsars and one Glory Reuben all males.
The release further said that information got by the Police was that, there was mob action on 3 suspected kidnappers somewhere at Oghara. The DPO of Oghara Division promptly mobilize his men in collaboration with the Vigilante in the area who swiftly moved to the scene and rescued the suspects.
The suspects, however, were quickly rushed to General Hospital, Oghara where they were confirmed dead by a medical doctor.
One locally made pistol and three cartridges were recovered from the suspects.
Meanwhile the Delta State Police Commissioner has warned that jungle justice should not be condoned by the public or his Commands, he urged the public to always report suspects.