It was reported that the Imo state government embarked on massive demolition of a kidnapper’s dens and houses in Mgbidi area of the state. According to reports, one of the destroyed dens – housed an APC chieftain who was abducted and murdered in cold blood by the suspected kidnappers.
The Mgbidi residents were shocked when security operatives numbering more than 45 with Hilux vehicles and heavy machines stormed the communities to destroy the houses of kidnappers said to be kingpins in the crime industry.
The families of the suspects were said to have been evacuated by the time the bulldozers reached the location.
The APC chieftain was kidnapped and killed in Mgbidi by Ikenna Nwosu ( a.k.a Eze ego CEO Wisdom hotels Mgbidi) said to be the chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Mgbidi. Vitus Ibeabuchi (a.k.a Bebeto who is declared wanted), Eze Ezechukwu (a.k.a. Sepia) and Chidi Anya ( a.k.a. Bia rie) and others after receiving about 30 million ransom from their victim.
It would be recalled that in line with the decision of some state governments in the South East to curb kidnapping, the private houses and Hotels of suspects were bulldozed.