A suspected kidnapper who was arrested after falling asleep during a kidnap attempt at a chemist in Owo, Ondo State, on August 5, 2018, has died, nine days after his arrest.
He had been unconscious since his arrest and was said to have died, yesterday, at Owo General Hospital, where medical personnel had battled to revive him, spokesperson for Ondo State Command, Femi Joseph, confirmed the news of his death, on Tuesday in Akure.
According to the police, a 4 member gang attempted to kidnap a pharmacy owner in Owo but the owner raised alarm and the gang fled.
Unfortunately, one of the kidnappers stumbled and fell. He completely fell asleep after he fell.
One locally made gun and 400mg of tramadol were found on the deceased, sparking speculations that he might have overdosed on tramadol.