The Liberia National Police has arrested a 37 year-old Guinean national for allegedly kidnapping and Trafficking two children from Guinea. The Suspect identified as Fanta Toare was arrested on May 30, 2022 in the Jacob Town community in Paynesville with two kids between the ages 6 and 8 from Bambeta village in the Republic of Guinea.
According to Police investigation, the kids were brought to Liberia to be sold. Suspect Fanta Toare is presently at the Headquarters of the Liberia National Police undergoing investigation.
Meanwhile, the parents of the two children are presently in Liberia and have reunited with their kids while assisting in the ongoing investigation. The Guinean Embassy in Liberia has been notified on the matter.