Kidnappers struck yet again in Kogi State after a Judge of the Customary Court of Appeal in the state, Isaq Momoh Jimoh Usman, was kidnapped and his police orderly killed during a shootout.
The incident reportedly occurred along the Itakpe – Kuroko road Sunday evening while they were returning to Lokoja.
The Judge was said to have travelled to his village over the weekend and was returning to Lokoja when the suspected gunmen stopped his car along the Okene –Itakpe bye pass in Okehi local government.
It was learnt that the suspected kidnappers shot the police orderly, while trying to protect the Judge.
It was leant immediately the kidnappers noticed this, he was shot at, while the driver of the Judge received bullet wounds, before their victim was taken to unknown destination.