The Police Command in Ogun State has rescued two Chinese nationals from kidnappers in Ogijo area of the state.
It was gathered that the victims, Sung Jiang She and Zhang Wen Xue, who are employees of Lee Group of Companies, were abducted at Odongunyan, Ikorodu, Lagos State and taken to a house at Sagamu-Ikorodu Road.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi, said that the police were able to trace the kidnappers to their hideouts and a gun duel ensued during which one of the kidnappers was killed.
He said, “The CP ordered the Divisional Police Officer, Ogijo, Toyin Afolaogun, to be on the lookout for the hoodlums. The DPO sighted and pursued the hoodlums, who were in a BMW car with number plate, CK 737 LSD, to their hideouts.
He further stated that the matter had been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Eleweran, for further investigation, adding that efforts were on to arrest the remaining fleeing culprits.