Officers of the Ondo state police command has nabbed a man identified as Nsem Godwin who kidnapped a 4-month-old baby in Okitipupa town, Okitipupa Local Government Area of the state.
CSP Femi Joseph, the state police command spokesperson, who confirmed the arrest to newsmen, revealed that the suspect was apprehended by the Highway Saver Policemen of the command, while trying to flee with the child.
Joseph went ahead to revealed that the suspect somehow found his way into a compound where the little child and his parents resides. The baby and his older brother were both playing in their compound when the suspected kidnapper came and abduct him . He ran out of luck when he stumbled on some residents of the community who where questioning him on how he got the baby. He was unable to give a reasonable answer as he began to pretend that he was mentally unstable.
Some of the community elders reportedly prevented the angry residents from lynching him to death. He was immediately handed over to the police.