Kidnappers abduct Ondo teenager, demand N10m ransom

Some unknown gunmen have reportedly kidnapped a 19-year-old girl, Adetutu Okibaloye, from her residence in the Imoru community in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State.

 A source in the community disclosed that the bandits stormed the home of the victim and attempted to kidnap her and her aunt but the aunt escaped.

 “The aunt was shot as they were struggling to abduct the victim and her aunt.

 “The aunt has been taken to a hospital where she is currently receiving treatment, men of the Amotekun corps are already on the trail of the kidnappers,” the source said.

It was however gathered that the bandits have called the family of the victim, demanding N10m ransom.

 The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mrs Funmilayo Odunlami, said the matter was not reported to the police formally.

 “The issue at Imoru was not reported officially at the station but the DPO confirmed that the monarch of the town called him while at the collation centre that three people were abducted by unknown gunmen, while two escaped, the third person was whisked away,” she said.

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