At the least, 5 policemen have been kidnapped by villagers in Aba Taunton, a suburb of Ijibo-Igbo in Ogun State. In his neighborhood he was in possession of firearms, which they have been mentioned to be utilizing in unlawful actions within the space.
It was gathered that the police, after receiving the petition, moved into motion by launching a raid with 15 officers and 35 members of the native guards on Thursday.
The sources mentioned that the raid was profitable as six single-barreled rifles, 16 Danish rifles and 15 rounds of the killers have been recovered from the police.
“The villagers fired bullets on the police and attacked them with different harmful weapons. The Civilian Safety Officer who led the crew and a number of the others have been shot and wounded.
” The villagers kidnapped 5 officers and three guards. They escaped with the police, two AK-47 rifles, one pump, tear gasoline, cash and extra, ”a supply advised an nameless DAILY POST in Ogun. The civilians have been rescued.
However, the policeman, Emmanuel Jean continues to be being held by folks, as he discovered.
Additionally, the killers beforehand arrested by the police have been launched, whereas two police vehicles have been launched by the villagers.
Ogun State Police public relations officer Abimbula Oyemi confirmed the incident to the Every day Submit.
he mentioned Three suspects have been arrested helping the police with the investigation.