Evans Has 126 Registered Sim Cards, a Thuraya..His Phones With Anti-Tracking Feature Cost N5m – Police Police operatives revealed that Evans used thre...
Police operatives revealed that Evans used three phones ,two of which reportedly cost N2.4m and N2.6m respectively with anti-tracking features to frustrate his arrest.
The police have disclosed that , useful statements made by the younger sister of the notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudi Onuamadike aka Evans, led to his arrest, PUNCH reports.
The sister of Evans was said to have been arrested after her phone number was identified as one of the contacts in Evans’ special SIM card.
It was reported that Evans’ childhood friend and four girlfriends were also picked up by the police and they all gave relevant information.
However it was learnt that there have contacted families of the victims through the phones to demand ransoms, bearing in mind that the families could report to the police for tracking.
Reliable police sources also disclosed that the billionaire kidnapper had 126 registered SIM cards.
Evans, who also deals in drugs business, was arrested on Saturday in one of his two mansions on Magodo Estate, Lagos, after seven years of high-profile abductions across the country, during which he collected millions of dollars in ransoms.
He was paraded the following day amid jubilation at the Lagos Sate Police Command’s headquarters in Ikeja.
He was said to have bought three houses in Accra, Ghana and wristwatches worth thousands of dollars from the proceeds of the crimes.
The suspect, who dropped out of school at Junior Secondary School 2, had confessed to have once collected $1m ransom.