Masked gunmen have reportedly kidnapped a yet-to-be-identified man from his car in Laptop Village, Ikeja, LAGOS STATE.
We perceive that the incident occurred on Tuesday morning round 8 am.
The assailants who had been stated to be about six in quantity had accosted the sufferer alongside medical highway in Ikeja.
In response to eyewitnesses who narrated the incident on Twitter, the person was compelled out of a black Toyota Corolla, which he was driving on Medical Street within the space.
A consumer, @girllikehelen, who shared pictures of the car, stated the incident occurred in entrance of the Slot retail store round 8am.
She wrote, “The proprietor of this automotive was allegedly kidnapped on Medical Street in Ikeja this morning. In response to my supply, the gunmen accosted the proprietor of the automotive and requested him to come back down from the car; he refused. They pulled out their weapons, he refused to alight from the automotive.
“Then they pulled out a cutlass. He bought out of the automotive they usually whisked him away of their car. The gunmen had been six in quantity they usually had masks on.”
One other consumer by the title @RealMabel99 who corroborated the incident stated, “They later took him, after utilizing a cutlass to chop his leg. I used to be there. Folks couldn’t do something as a result of the boys had been armed and wore masks. This Lagos is not protected. I’m nonetheless in shock until now.”
Confirming the unlucky prevalence to Punch, the spokesperson for the Lagos State Police Command, SP Benjamin Hundeyin stated that they’ve begun an investigation into the state of affairs.
He stated, “I’m conscious of the state of affairs. It was as narrated on social media. We’ve got commenced investigation; we now have leads. However we aren’t saying a lot about it so we don’t jeopardize investigation.”