Dayo Awoniyi :
Not less than four persons have been reportedly killed while others escaped death by whiskers when unidentified persons said to have abducted five men in Oke Irinja, Owode Yewa, Ogun state.
The four victims were Mohammed Abdulai,35, Adamu Saliu, 21, Dairu Salihu,32, and Aliu Babuga,24. The incident occurred on Saturday.
Those reportedly involved were all herders, and they were abducted in a bush in the community where the tragedy occurred
Information that emanated from the Police, revealed that the victims were found with ropes on their necks in a bush in Ilobi along Owode Yewa.
An eyewitness said, the victims were his brothers, and they were with their cows in the bush, when some men brought a vehicle that Baale wanted to see them and five of them entered the vehicle and followed them.
The Police Public Relations Officer,PPRO Omolola Odutola, confirmed the incident and said that the investigation is ongoing to unravel the perpetrators.
The corpses of the victims have been deposited at the morgue, and autopsy will be conducted. It was confirmed that nothing was stolen from them.