SUSPECTED KIDNAPPER EVANS ATTEMPTED TO ESCAPE
Chukwudubem Onwuamadike alias Evans, tried to escaped from police custody before his appearance in court,but his plan was stopped by the police detectives from the intelligence unit. The prison due to his attempt has tightened the security ring around Evans. The suspect is meant to stand trial before an Ikeja high court of alleged conspiracy and kidnapping with five others. Om August 29 all the suspect were taken to the Kirikiri Maximum prison.
Unknown to Nigerians Evans had tried to escape from Abuja after that he was transferred to Lagos. A source said Evans was planning to give $50,000 and $100,000 to one of t6he guards manning his cell,but unluckily for him, his plot came to the notice of the intelligence officers and the IGP’s special tactics squad,
“When Evans was in our custody, he tried to escape but we were able to abort all his plans. We discovered that he had access to phones which were hidden in the middle of loaves of bread, eba, semovita and so on.
“He was making calls from these smuggled phones in the middle of the night, making arrangements with some yet to be identified members of his gang to arrange for his escape.
“We intercepted how he was luring one of the guards with about $50,000 to $100,000. He wanted an insider to serve as informant to him and members of his gang.” they said.