Police in Akwa Ibom contain exhumed the physique of a 36-one year-extraordinary businessman Onyeka Ezewulu killed and buried in a shallow grave in Mbiaso neighborhood, Nsit Ibom council dwelling of Akwa Ibom Tell.
Operatives of Special Tactical Squad (STS) led by CSP Julian Igbodu, on Monday March, 29, 2021, stormed a kidnappers’ hideout within the neighborhood following investigation into the disappearance of Ezewulu suspected to were kidnapped.
The physique of workers was accompanied by two police pathologists and the University of Uyo Instructing Sanatorium (UUTH), who implemented autopsy on the physique sooner than it was handed over to the family members for burial.
A heart-mature lady presupposed to be a member of the kidnap team Deborah Sunday, who assisted the police to uncover their hideout, told reporters that three diverse gang members on March 5, 2021 ambushed and kidnapped Ezewulu along Idoro Avenue.
Sunday talked about Ezewulu attempted to fling when the crowd closed in on him, and was shot within the just correct leg, bundled into a Toyota Camry car and taken to the hideout.
She talked about N2million ransom was paid a day after Ezewulu died from great bleeding.
He was buried in a shallow grave.
One Patrick, a brother to the slack Ezewulu, talked about the China-primarily based businessman was coming to ascertain up on his family and enterprise shops when he was killed.
He talked about the family did no longer know he was already needless while the kidnappers had been negotiating his ransom.
Police spokesman Odiko MacDon described the incident as “dreadful and regrettable”, including that the three kidnap suspects, who attempted to break out on sighting the police, had been gunned down.