Edwin Clark’s son regains freedom
Mr Ebikeme Clark, son of Chief Edwin Clark, who was kidnapped on April 2 in Kiagbodo, Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State has regained freedom.
Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Celestina Kalu, confirmed this yesterday in an interview with newsmen in Warri. Kalu said the victim was released by the Kiagbodo waterside without ransom.
``Clark was released in the early hours of today (Sunday) by his captors and no ransom was paid,’’ she said.
The PPRO said one suspect apprehended in connection with the crime assisted the police with useful information.
The victim, who narrated his ordeal in the kidnappers’ den to newsmen said it was an unpleasant experience.
``I cannot explain how it happened, but it was unpleasant. I was taken to an unknown destination in the creeks, but I was released by the grace of God,’’ he said.
Ebikeme Clark was abducted while he was paying employees of Edwin Clark Foundation at about 6.00 pm in Kiagbodo.
Subsequently, the abductors demanded the sum of N60 million from the family to free the victim. (NAN)