A married woman has been arrested after hiring strong men in her community to go and kidnap her husband who doesn’t give her housekeeping money.
The housewife, who has been identified as Memunat Salaudeen according to reports hired the services of 3 men known as Olayinka Lawal, Asungba Nura, and Usman Oluwatoyin to kidnap her husband for being stingy after which she paid them some amount of money.
According to Ogun state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi the police arrested the married woman and her accomplice around 6:30 pm along Papa/Itori road when they were on stop-and-search duty.
Finding them suspicious, the patrol team stopped the three men on a motorbike for a search and they found a cutlass and a rope on them.
“The team quickly separated them and questioned them individually about their mission in that area with rope and cutlass.
“The three of them gave different answers to the question, this further aroused the suspicion of the policemen, who then decided to interrogate them more,” he said.
“They confessed further that, the woman who is a nurse in their area at Balogun Tuntun Gas line Ifo, asked them to go and hid somewhere along that road, and that she will lure her husband to the place where they will kidnap him and tie him with the rope and then ask for ransom.
“They further informed the police that, the woman told them that, that was the only way she could get money from her husband who she accused of being very stingy.
“It was the place they were going according to their plan before they were intercepted by the police,” Oyeyemi added.
The police confirmed that the woman behind this plot has been arrested and has already admitted she’s the one behind it.
“She told the policemen that her husband has not been giving her money and that she decided to plan his kidnap in order to get money from him at all cost.”