A freshly assigned Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, has been kidnapped.
Monday morning at 9 a.m., the DPO was abducted along the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari expressway.
According to Daily Trust sources, the DPO was abducted while en route to Birnin Gwari to report to his duty post.
It is unclear whether or not the officer was alone in the vehicle when he was hauled up.
The police have not yet responded to the abduction or issued an official comment.
Mohammed Jalinge, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the Kaduna command, stated, “I will investigate the situation and come back to you.”