JUST IN: Panic as hoodlums loot, attack Surulere residents (VIDEO)
Suspected thugs are currently breaking into some houses in the Surulere area of Lagos state.
At least two residents confirmed the attack to newsmen over the phone.
“Yes it is true that armed robbers are attacking us right now. They breaking into homes,” the resident said amid sounds of gunshots in the background.
Lagos recorded a high wave of crime on Wednesday as suspected hoodlums set at least 10 police stations ablaze.
Malls and stores were also looted in different parts of the state.
Emergency Digest gathered that the attackers have broken into the Shoprite mall in the area.
Surulere (Adeniran ogunsanya/Bode Thomas ) under attack by hoodlums from Orile . After they emptied shoprite in AO mall, the proceed to bode Thomas where they damaged and looted stores, banks and houses . pic.twitter.com/0FwoSjTnZr
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