Second-degree Murders: Miss Helen, a 300-level zoology student at the University of Jos, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
This incident was learnt to have happened on Tuesday night, when the hoodlums attacked the Staff quarters of Federal College of Land Resources Technology on Tuesday night by 8:00pm.
This was confirmed by an eye witness who narrated the story on Wednesday .
Following the story gotten from the eyewitness who requested that her identity remain undisclosed, the hooligans intruded forcefully into the house and beat Helen’s mother, who is an administrative staff of the college, with heavy sticks before taking her daughter away to an unknown destination Healthforbes Media
“We were in our house around 8:30 pm when a voice from outside asked us to open the door. Five of us were in the house including my mother and my sister (Helen).
My mother demanded to know who was at the door but the voice insisted that we must open the door. They started shooting and before we knew it, they entered our house after using a heavy stone to forcefully open the door.
“They collected our cell phones and threatened to kill all of us if we make any move.
“They asked my mother who my sister is to her and she (mother) said she is her daughter. The gunmen then said they would go with her. They also left a message that they won’t release Helen until a ransom is paid”,the eyewitness said.
Sources at the command headquarters in Jos said police and other security agents had visited the staff quarters and had started proper investigation into the matter.
By Dung Donald Malou