By Simeon OSAJIE
A 12 years old boy simply identified as Prosper Odiase was found roaming along 5 junction, Uselu Lagos Road, Benin City, Edo State by a good Samaritan and was subsequently handed over to Textile Mill Police Station of the Edo State Police Command.
According to a press statement issued and signed by the State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Chidi Nwabuzor, the 12 years old prosper Odiase, black in complexion, speaks Benin and English languages, was found by a good Nigerian who brought him to Textile Mill Police Station, Benin City.
On enquiry master Prosper Odiase told the Police that he leaves with a woman at Sapele Road, Benin City, but he cannot locate and identify his place of residence.
Meanwhile the CP Mohammed A Dankwara has directed the Police Public Relations Officer and the officers at the Command Control Room to disseminate the information of the found child to all Area Commands, Divisional Police Headquarters, Formations and Media for identification and claims.
The CP sent his appreciation to the good people of Edo State and the general public for the existing cooperation, collaboration, and synergy so far and urged you to do more for a peaceful Edo State.