The Ondo state Police Command has cleared several hideouts of kidnappers in Odigbo Local Government Area of the state.
The operation was led by the State Commissioner of Police, Gbenga Adeyanju who vowed to rid the state of criminals.
It was coming few days after soldiers from the 32 Artillery Brigade Akure, carried out a similar exercise at the Akoko axis of the state and nabbed seven suspected kidnappers.
Also, it would be recalled that in the last one month, the Ore route has become unsafe for travellers, as kidnappers operate with impunity on the road.
Though no arrest was made during the sting operation, the police boss said the command has put necessary measures in place to checkmate activities of criminals on the road.
He urged members of the public to always furnish the command with useful information that will lead to the arrest of criminals