A businessman, Musibau Abudu, has been shot dead by suspected armed robbers at his residence on Itelorun Close, Haco bus stop, Adeniyi Jones area of Ikeja, Lagos State.
Police reports say the suspected robbers came into Abudu’s compound to steal some inverter batteries. They gained entrance into the compound at about 2am last Thursday April 4th.
Abudu was shot dead when the robbers sighted him stepping out of his apartment. He was reportedly shot in the head before the suspects escaped via the canal close to the house.
Abudu was confirmed dead on arrival after he was rushed to the Lagoon Hospital on Adeniyi Jones Avenue. The remains of the businessman and father of two has been deposited in the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital’s mortuary.
The incident was confirmed by the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana, who said the command is on the trail of the suspected robbers.