Unknown gunmen yesterday kidnapped Mrs Seighe Dike, the younger sister to the Member Representing Southern Ijaw Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Henry Ofongo.
Nigerianpilot gathered that the armed men storm Igbomotoru community in Southern Ijaw Local Government area around 11pm and whisked her to an unknown destination.
It was learnt that the victim was given the beating of her life alongside her husband before she was taken away, as the gunmen shot sporadically to scare the villagers who scampered for safety.
Seighe, a mother of six, is said to be in her late 30s.The bandits, numbering about six, were said to have stormed the coastal community in a speedboat and made straight to the house of their target.
It was learnt that the hoodlums gave Seighe’s husband the beating of his life for attempting to resist the abduction of his wife.
Having pummeled Samson, the gunmen grabbed their victim and took her away to an unknown place, shooting continuously.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer, Bayelsa State Command, Asinim Butswat, confirmed the incident.
He said the police had arrested three suspects in connection with the kidnapping of Offongo’s younger sister.
“We are aware of the abduction and three suspects have been arrested in connection with the abduction.
“I would not like to mention their names because investigation is still ongoing,” the police spokesman stated.

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