Son of Popular Businessman Kidnapped In Benin
By Festus Alenkhe
The son of Labanson international name withheld, a prominent businessman in Benin city has been allegedly kidnapped by unknown gun men in Benin city, Edo state.
The incident happened yesterday 4th March, 2019 around 2 pm along Ihama road, GRA, Benin city.
It was gathered that the said labanson’s son who is into automobile business was called out on his business mobile phone by the suspected kidnappers who claimed that they want to buy cars.
The innocent young man quickly responded and moved to meet them. During the negotiation to buy the supposed cars, the hoodlums immediately brought out their guns and announced their presence as kidnappers.
He was thereafter whisked away to unknown destination. Few hours later, the armed men then called the family of their victim and told them that their son has been kidnapped.
Investigation revealed that the said labanson son was taken through Ogba river to the kidnappers, den.
The police has since stepped up action to rescue the man unhurt as all the police tactical teams have been deployed for the operation.