Cross River State Police Command has rescued three pregnant women and two babies from an alleged baby factory in the state.
The State Commissioner of Police, CP Abdulkadir Jimoh, disclosed this to newsmen in Calabar.
He said a team of policemen in the state led by him rescued the victims when the team stormed the residence of one Madam Ima-Obong Asuquo in Obot Udonna village in Akamkpa LGA on October 13 2020.
The Commissioner said the rescue operation took place at about 3.40hrs following a tip-off.
The commissioner said three pregnant teenagers, Blessing Francis, 19, Blessing Okon, 19, and Blessing Solomon, 21, were rescued during the operation by his men.
He confirmed that two children, Bright Solomon, two years old and Michael Etim, 7 years old were also rescued.