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Madagascar: Dismantling of a vast network of kidnapping against foreigners, a suspect shot by police




Madagascar: Dismantling of a vast network of kidnapping against foreigners, a suspect shot by police
Ten individuals involved over these past few months in a vast network of kidnapping in the region of Tananarive and Tamatave and aiming foreign citizens, including several French and Chinese, have been arrested since the week last by the gendarmes of the Malagasy capital.

Sunday, one of their alleged accomplices actively sought since the wave of arrests and also suspected of robbery was shot by the police came to arrest him at Ankadikely Ilafy on the outskirts of Tananarive.

According to preliminary investigation, the gang of kidnappers now out of harm has accumulated tens of billions ariarys through different ransoms paid by the families of the kidnapped, as indicated by the newspaper Express of Madagascar.



Antso Rajaona


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