residents find kidnappers tunnel in Lagos and beat suspect to death |
According to the SaharaReporters report, Lagos residents have discovered a tunnel for the kidnappers.
The report reveals that panic reigned in the Orila area of Lagos state after residents discovered a tunnel under a bridge that connects to Lagos Island and is believed to have been used by kidnappers and ritualists.
Residents on Thursday expressed shock, saying that several students’ uniforms, a generator, air conditioning and other household items were in the tunnel during the search.
It became known that the suspect was caught by the residents, and instead of taking him to the police station, an angry mob attacked him and beat him to death.
The suspect, whose name has not yet been identified, was found in the tunnel.
In a viral video Thursday, residents watched the tunnel in an attempt to recover some of the objects found there.
It is unclear if the police knew about the tunnel as there were no police officers in the crowd.
One of the eyewitnesses said: “Cm. Lagos or. A new underground tunnel has just been discovered here. This is very deep. This tunnel is said to lead to the island of Lagos, which no one knew about. They kidnap and kill many people in the tunnel.
“They found people there. Lots of school uniforms, we found a generator and even an air conditioner. You can see what is happening in Lagos: a man was also captured and beaten to death. ”
“Many people are still waiting there. God bless us. Many children are said to have been kidnapped in the area “, commented another person.