The Rivers State Police Command has rescued a Lebanese and Nollywood actor, Bilal Nosser, who was abducted in Imo State by gunmen.
Nosser was rescued while his captors were taking him to Ndashi forest in Etche Local Government Area of the Rivers State by his abductors.
The police team attached to Okehi Police Station also arrested one of the kidnap suspects in a sting operation carried out on Saturday.
Nosser, who is popularly known as Mr. B, was said to have been seized by his captors while he was in his Toyota Venza, which was also recovered by the police.
The State Police Commissioner, Mr. Joseph Mukan, in a statement, on Saturday, confirmed the rescue of the Lebanese and arrest of one of his captors identified as Faith Nwagor.
“Operatives of the Okehi Police Station led by the DPO in a sting operation last night stormed a forest in Ndashi, Etche Local Government Area, where they rescued Mr. Bilal Nosser, popularly known as Mr. B.
The state CP further disclosed that efforts had been intensified to arrest the fleeing members and recover their operational weapons