Nemesis caught up with an alleged kidnapper after one of his victims identified him from a group photograph in which he featured.
The victim, a seven-year-old in Katsina State identified his kidnapper, Muhammed Shaibu from a group photograph the latter once took with his friends.
Although the victim regained his freedom after his father, Alhaji Hamisu Alolo, paid N100,000 as ransom, Shaibu was arrested due to the ability of the victim to identify him from the photograph.
According to the police, the victim was kidnapped about 7pm on August, 29, 2019.
His cousin, one Almustapha Sulaiman of KTTV quarters, Katsina reported the incident at the Central Police Station, Katsina.
Police investigation, consequently, led to the arrest of Shaibu, 22, of Filin Polo quarters, also in katsina.
“After the victim regained his freedom, he identified Muhammed Shaibu from a group photograph and insisted that he was his abductor, the police said.
Shaibu has been slammed with a one-count charge of kidnapping by the police. Police prosecutor, Asp Sani Ado, said investigation on the case was in progress.