The Imo State Police Command has arrested the suspected kidnappers of the auxiliary bishop of Owerri Catholic archdiocese, in the person of Moses Chikwe.

NEWSNAIJA learned suspects were arrested in operations that crossed through Imo and Anambra States.

A source at the Police Command headquarters stated that “we have arrested the kidnappers who abducted the auxiliary bishop of Owerri Catholic archdiocese, Moses Chikwe. They were arrested by the crack teams of the Command in the different operations between Imo and the Anambra States.”

Orlando Ikeokwu, the Police spokesperson in the state, confirmed the arrest of the suspects when contacted by the source on Tuesday.

Ikeokwu, describing the arrest of the suspects as a big breakthrough for the Command, said that the state Commissioner of Police, Narisu Muhammed, would parade the suspects later in the day at the Command headquarters in Owerri.