The Rivers State Police Command has revealed that a female lawyer, Ms. Bisola Ajayi, was kidnapped yesterday by gunmen at Rumuokurusi, Port Harcourt, Rivers.
The 25-year-old female lawyer was on Saturday intercepted by the gunmen, who seized and dragged her into their vehicle along Woji street while she was trying to enter her apartment.
A source from the family said the incident occurred between 8:30 pm to 9 pm.
The lawyer who graduated from the Faculty of Law, from the University of Lagos, UNILAG was reportedly taken away in a white Toyota Venza in Rumukurushi, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
It was gathered that the gunmen was spotted with military paraphernalia.
The gunmen were said to have followed Bisola to her house where she was kidnapped.
Confirming the incident, spokesman of the police command in Rivers State, SP Nnamdi Omoni, assured that the command has put in machinery for her speedy rescue from her abductors.
Her abduction is said to have sent shivers down the spine of many residents in the area as this is coming at a time when the youths of the country are trying to deal with the menace of SARS officials and other ills bedeviling the society.
Persons who have information on her whereabouts are asked to call 08114490934.