Men of the Edo State Police Command have begun combing forest in Uhunmwode local government area in search of a Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Edwin Omorogbe, who was abducted on Wednesday evening.
State Commissioner of Police, Babatunde Kokumo, who confirmed the development said all efforts were being made to secure the release of Fr. Omorogbe.
Fr. Omorogbe was abducted at Egba junction along the Benin-Ekpoma highway while returning from Uromi, Esan North East local government area.
Kokumo assured that the kidnapped Priest would be released as soon as possibl