Residents of Ikorodu community, Lagos Mainland, were left in shock following the discovery of the body of a yet-to-be-identified man allegedly shot by unknown gunmen in the neighbourhood last Friday.
InsideMainland gathered that residents of the area discovered the body of the victim on Ajasa Lamberu Street, Obafemi Awolowo Road, near Ikorodu Grammar School, Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland.
According to a resident, Rasheed Adedeji Fatuga who shared the information in a Facebook post, the victim was reportedly lured to the area by the unknown gunmen before he was shot dead.
Another source claimed that the deceased was lured to the area on a motorcycle before he was shot dead by his assailants.
The development led to panic among residents of the axis who reportedly the incident to security operatives.
Speaking to InsideMainland, a member of the Onyabo Vigilante Group confirmed the incident adding that the body of the deceased has been removed from the area and deposited in a morgue.
The source added further that the vigilance team has deployed officers to the area to prevent a further breakdown of law and order.