Following the news from intelligence report, about a boy who was chained and locked up.
the Lagos State police command swam into action and in the process was able to rescue 27 persons alongside the boy chained by one Emmanuel Adeyemi at Oko ira area of Ojodu, Lagos state. Though the case is still being investigated the state public relations officer, Dolapo Badmos, said
“The command received a report through Area ‘G’ Command Headquarters, Ogba, that a child was chained in a house at Oyinbo Unity Estate, Olamidun Close, Yakoyo, Oke-Ira, Ojodu. Consequently, a team of policemen was mobilized to the location where a teenager named Toba Adedoyin ‘m’, aged 17, was found in a room with a chain on his legs.
The victim was allegedly chained by one Emmanuel Adeyemi ‘m’ who claimed to be his father, in order to restrain him from going out. Further search of the premises led to the discovery of other people chained by the suspect. A total number of 28 persons, comprising six adult males, nine adult females, seven female children and six male children were rescued and taken to protective custody. A suspect has been arrested and is currently undergoing interrogation as the command is working assiduously to get to the root of the occurrence”