N: arrest of five persons because of kidnapping

The kidnappers demanded ransom.

The police of Nador arrested Tuesday morning five people for alleged involvement in kidnapping and demanding ransom.

According to the first elements of the investigation filed a person complained to the police after he was contacted by the kidnappers. The man was told that his brother was kidnapped and the men demanded an amount of 20,000 dirham ransom in Exchange for the release of his brother, the Directorate General of national security (DGSN) in a statement

The research, which was started after the victim had managed to escape his captors, led to the arrest of two of the persons concerned while the other three were arrested later in a car without documents, add the same source.

The suspects are in police custody filed during the investigation, which is performed under the supervision of the Prosecutor.