Couples who’s names were given as London and Blessing Omoru has been abducted by suspected kidnappers while they were working on their farm in Omi-pupa village, Ibokun in Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State, at around 9:50 pm on Wednesday, December 1.
Eyewitness confirmed to the authorities that the gunmen who were between 5 and 6 about six stormed the village, released several gunshots into the air to scare the residents and other inhabitants who might be a resistance to their operation. The gunmen took their prey and whisked away.
Spokesperson of Osun State Police Command, SP Yemisi Opalola, who confirmed the incident said,
At about 10.45 pm one Moses Imomiuku of Ayetoro Street reported at Esa-Oke Division that around 10 pm, he received a distress call from one Andrew Omoru that his parents were kidnapped at farm settlement.
“When our men got the report, the Divisional Police Officer led operatives to the scene with the combined effort of Vigilante and men of Odua Peoples Congress (OPC) to rescue the victims but, we are still on the trail of the evildoers,”
“We recovered the motorcycle of the victims and our men are combing the areas to rescue the victims.”