A 25 year- old man, Peter Oyeyemi, has been arrested by the police at Enuowa in Ondo town, headquarters of Ondo West Local Government  Area of the state, over alleged kidnapping.
It was reliably gathered that the suspect, who  claimed to be  a student of the polytechnic  of Ibadan in Oyo State , was arrested  by some group of youths in  Oka area of the town  after noticing his suspicious  movements in the area.
According  to residents of the area, who brief our reporter, the suspect had on the fateful day dressed  in a native attire and disguised as a lunatic, while trying to lure some primary school pupils into uncompleted building in the area before he was arrested  by the youths.
The source  further  stated that after  being caught  by the youths, he  was later handed over to the  detachment of  police from Enuowa  Divisional  Police station, who  arrived at the scene of the  incident few minutes after  its occurrence.
The police, source further  stated that  some  items which included large  quantity of different people’s passport photographs, including  a picture of a teenage girl. Techo-brand hand set, cash, female dresses as  well as Holy –Bible and  Quran were recovered from the suspect.

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When Nigerian   Pilot Saturday arrived  at the scene  of the incident, large crowd  of the residents of the area, mainly market women and Okada riders, were seen scrambling apparently to catch a glimpse of the  suspect.
Similarly, policemen from the Anti-Crime division of the station were also seen making frantic effort to rescue the  suspect from the hands of the angry youths.
When contacted  on the matter, the Divisional  Police Officer [DPO], in  charge of Enuowa police station , Mr. Kunle  Omisakin, a Superintendent of  Police[SP], confirmed the  receipt of the report of the  incident  and added that the suspect has been released to his relatives after  evidence of his illness was tendered at the station.
He said the suspect  who is currently receiving treatment  in a psychiatric  hospital in Akure, had  escaped from the place on the fateful day, before he  was arrested by the  youths in the area.
The police boss said information concerning  the incident has been forwarded to the  appropriate quarters in Akure, the capital of Ondo state for further investigation

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