Gunmen kidnap three butchers in Ondo

Gunmen suspected to be  herdsmen have abducted three persons and injured one person at a village in Akure North local government of Ondo state.



The kidnapped victims are butchers working in Akure the state capital.



It was  gathered that the incident occurred at around 1pm on Monday at Ajadusi community after Ala town in Akure north local government.


The four butchers had received a call from a one of the suspected kidnappers to come and buy cows.



On getting to the community, the suspected kidnappers besieged them ,shooting sporadically and kidnapped three of them.



Speaking with newsmen, the only butcher who escaped and now receiving treatment at a popular hospital in Akure said the kidnappers macheted him in the head.