Igbogbo area of Ikorodu, Lagos was filled with endless agony as tragedy struck on Thursday when some suspected armed men allegedly killed the chairman of Muritala Mohammed International Airport taxi park, Mr Kennedy Uzor and other members of his family.
According to reports, The incident, which occurred at Adegbose Estate Phase 2, threw the residents into confusion on what could have caused their death in such manner.
Channels Television reporter revealed that, Some of the residents alleged that the assailants scaled the fence of the victim’s resident and forced their way into their room.
“Attackers had gone into the house and killed the head of the family and from preliminary investigations, there were signs of some struggles.
“We found out that same assassins also killed two of the kids,” he said.
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Fatai Owoseni confirmed the incident and has condemned the alleged murder.
Mr Owoseni said investigation has begun and that those behind the gruesome murder would be brought to justice. We are just picking bits and pieces of information.
“A crime scene vehicle is being sent to the area to see how much of information, exhibits and things, bits and pieces, that can be recovered from that scene that will aid our investigation.
“Everything that we need to do will be done swiftly and we will follow all the lead that we can get to make sure that whoever carried out or sponsored that act do not go unpunished,” he added
The body of the deceased persons have been deposited in a mortuary in Ikorodu.