A 50-year-old man known as Samson J. Enweriji, has been arrested after he was caught with a day-old baby, hidden within a zipped purse.
The abduct suspect was arrested for being in possession of a day old baby in Ohafia, Abia State.
According to reports, the suspect was arrested by some troopers, through a tip, while trying to flee with the child.
When intelligence report had it that Enwereji was within the custody of an unknown baby around Okpu Umuobo, the military checkpoint within the space was activated and thereafter began a stop and search.
The troopers flagged down Enwereji in a very black colored Toyota SUV with 2 ladies who escaped, but a day-oldbaby hidden in women’s handbag and zipped with the sum of N84,000, was discovered in the vehicle.
Also found on the suspect were a complete sum of N13,000 and also the placenta of a baby wrapped in apolythene bag, a sign that the baby was just delivered.
Some youths within the space opined that the ladies and Enwereji might have killed the mother of the kid. They urged the military authorities to make sure that they get to the basis of the matter.