A lot of school uniforms, we found a generator, and even an AC (air conditioner) – SaharaReporters
There was public outrage in the Orile area of Lagos State after residents discovered a fearful tunnel under a bridge which connects to Lagos Island and was suspected to be used by kidnappers.
Some of the Lagos residents on Thursday expressed fear saying the tunnel when searched had several school pupils’ uniforms, a generator set, an air conditioner and other house properties.
Expect News gathered that one of the suspect was caught by the residents, and instead of taking him to the police station, an angry mob descended on him and beat him to death.
The suspect’s name is yet to be revealed was reportedly found in the tunnel.
According to a viral video on Thursday, the residents were observed around the tunnel, trying to salvage some of the items seen.
The source stated that It was not clear if the police were aware of the tunnel, as no policeman was seen among the crowd.
They found some people there. A lot of school uniforms, we found a generator, and even an AC (air conditioner).@followlasg @PoliceNG
One of the eyewitnesses said, “See Lagos o. A new underground tunnel has just been discovered here. It is very deep. This tunnel reportedly leads to Lagos Island and nobody knew all this while. They are kidnapping and killing a lot of people in the tunnel.
“They found some people there. A lot of school uniforms, we found a generator, and even an AC (air conditioner). You can see what is happening in Lagos – a man was also caught and beaten to death.”
“A lot of people are still waiting around there. May God help us. A lot of children have been said to have been kidnapped in this area,” a comment from someone.