Police in Rivers State on Monday, shot dead a notorious kidnapper, Ekweme Brown Ike, popularly known as Lucifer.
Lucifer, from Egamini Rundele, in Emohua LGA, was killed by Men of the Operation STING, in a sting operation led by the Commander, ACP Shem Evans.
Lucifer was the alleged leader of the gang responsible for most of the kidnappings and hijack of commercial buses on the Ndele axis of the East/West Road.
The entire Rundele community has been thrown into a wild jubilation as news of his death spread. Meanwhile, efforts are on to arrest members of his gang.