Suspected gunmen at the weekend invaded a settlement in Iwo, Osun, and kidnapped three persons.
It was gathered that the gunmen invaded the community and start shooting sporadically to scare the people. This caused pandemonium as residents scampered to safety.
A source in the community said the gunmen abducted three people.
Osun Police Command spokesperson, Sp Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the incident stated that one Hamidat Ibraheem reported the case.
She said, “The gunmen abducted Hamzat Ibrahim, Deere Ibrahim and a 38-year-old man. Our officers, hunters and other local security agencies are combing the forest to rescue the victims”.