Some gunmen have kidnapped a second class traditional ruler at Dorock Kingdom in Shandam local government area of Plateau State, Mr David Dongbam, the police have said.
Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, DSP Terna Tyopev, who stated this yesterday, said that Dongbam was abducted at his residence in Shendam on Monday night.
“Yesterday, at about 10 p.m., we received information that unknown gunmen stormed the residence of the Longdorock, Mr David Dongbam, a second-class chief of Dorock Kingdom of Shandam LGA and took him to unknown destination.
“On receipt of the information, we immediately formed a search and rescue team which is working assiduously to rescue the traditional ruler unhurt,” Tyopev told journalists in Jos.
The PPRO said the command would update members of the public on developments on the issue, adding that efforts were on to rescue the monarch.