About 16 men and one woman suspected to be killers, kidnappers and armed robbers have been arrested by men of the Taraba State police command.

Parading them before newsmen in Jalingo, the suspects were arrested in various Local government areas in the state, while some of them were nabbed in Bali, Takum, Gassol, Ussa, and neighbouring communities.

Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) David Misel, noted that some of the suspects are at large, and that the command is leaving no stone unturned to facilitate their arrest as useful information is being given by those already arrested.

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According to him, the command has vowed not to relent until the perpetrators of the killings and kidnapping of innocent people in the state are brought to justice.

Also paraded were the three suspects kidnappers that killed and kidnapped Hon. Hosea Ibi, a lawmaker in Taraba State House of Assembly, representing Takum 1 constituent, and seventeen other kidnappers, whom Misel said have successfully carried out series of kidnapping and killings activities in the nooks and crannies of the state.

The development, he said, was made possible following directions from the detective of the command who according to him, “acting on reliable intelligence arrested the above suspects at various locations in the state.''

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