Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted two Chinese working at a Glass and Aluminium company at Utese village, Ikpoba-Okha local government area.
A police personnel attached to the Chinese workers was killed during the operation.
Witnesses said the incident happened on Wednesday evening after close of work.
The victims were on their way home when the gunmen blocked their vehicle and abduct them after killing the security officer attached to them.
According to a source: “As soon as the victims came out of the company, the gunmen who apparently have been waiting for them, started trailing them.”
Edo State Commissioner of Police, DanMallam Muhammed, confirmed the incident and assured that the perpetrators would be apprehended.
“Yes, the incident was reported to us yesterday. We are working hard to rescue them from the kidnappers”, he said.