Akwa Ibom state police command arrests suspected child trafficking syndicate
Akwa Ibom state police command says it has arrested suspected child theft and trafficking syndicate including medical doctors.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Fredrick Nnudam in a statement made available to newsmen in Uyo said the suspects were arrested by operatives of the Anti-child theft and trafficking unit at different locations in Akwa Ibom and Cross River states capital following a tip-off.
Nnudam stated that seven suspects including a medical doctor and laboratory Scientists were arrested on May 8, 2020 in connection of the trafficking of a five-month-old baby, sold for six hundred and sixty thousand naira.
He said the suspects would be arraigned in court on completion of the investigation into the cases.
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