Police in Ondo State have ordered investigation into the alleged abduction of the factional Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr in Akungba Akoko, in Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State, James Tolorunju Ajulo.
The spokesman for Ondo State Command, Mr Femi Joseph, said detectives from the Command had been drafted and mobilised towards rescuing the victims.
Ajolo was abducted along a leader of the part on Sunday evening when unknown gunmen invaded his residence in Akoko South West Local Government Area of the State.
It was gathered that the gunmen had laid siege for Ajulo before approaching him in front of his house, ransacked his house while they left with him and his car after they ransacked his house.
A source who confirmed the incident said Ajulo was abducted in front of his house at Ibaka quarters Akungba Akoko and was driven away in his personal car after the gunmen had ransacked his house.
He explained that the hoodlums arrived at the venue with a Toyota Sienna vehicle but left with the victim’s car and their vehicle.
A friend of the victim, Tolu Babaleye explained that “the kidnappers laid an ambush for him in his house and dragged him into his room.
“They ransacked his house after which they took him away in his own car. They used the Toyota Sienna car they came with as a backup to escape from the scene, shooting sporadically into the air to scare away residents.
He called on the Department of State Service (DSS), Army, Police and Civil Defense Corps to assist to rescue the abducted APC chairman unhurt.
8 total views