From Bamigbola Gbolagunte, Akure
Two friends identified as Moses and Michael were yesterday abducted in Akunu Akoko, a sleepy community along the Owo-Abuja road in Akoko North East Local Government Area of Ondo State.
One of the victims, Moses was said to be preparing for his wedding which holds next month, while Michael was said to be his intended best man for the wedding.
It was gathered that the bride to be was also travelling with the victims but she narrowly escaped with some other passengers in the vehicle.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the state Police command, Mr. Femi Joseph said the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Gbenga Adeyanju has led a team of detectives to the spot of the
Mr. Joseph said the police are on top of the situation, assuring that the suspected kidnappers would be apprehended in no distant time.
He explained that the driver of the vehicle and some other passengers escaped, while Moses and Michael were the two victims abducted.
Although, Joseph said no arrest has been made in connection with the incident, he assured that the efforts are on by the police that will lead to the arrest of the suspected kidnappers.
He said efforts are also on to search for those who escaped the abduction to ensure their safety.