The Lagos State Command of the Nigeria Police on Thurday confirmed the arrest of Mary Akinloye, the nanny, who kidnapped three children in Lagos on April 7.
Mr, Kayode Aderanti, the State Commissioner of Police, explained that he received the information about the abducted children from a D.P.O, detailed to stays close to the parents of the abducted kids and action was taken immediately.
“We swung into action and transferred the case to the headquarters and assigned it to our Special Investigation Bureau (SIB) and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
“Along the way, we tried to do everything possible because of the safety of the children, which is so paramount to us.
“We did everything possible to narrow down the space to Shasha Area and found the children abandoned in the building and we went there and evacuated them to safety.
“But the beautiful thing is that the maid, Mary Akinloye, was arrested yesterday night”, he said.
The three missing children of the Orekoya family were kidnapped by their nanny, Mary Akinloye, in Lagos State.
Akinloye was hired through OLX, an online marketing portal.
A police source hinted that the kidnappers, faced by immense pressure the incident had generated, abandoned the children in Shasha Area of Lagos State.