Barely three weeks after the discovery of two suspected kidnappers' tunnels at Obadeyi junction, Ijaiye-Ojokoro and Ile Zik along the Lagos-Abeokuta Highway, another den has been discovered at Challenge Area in Mushin.

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While the residents and other commuters who uncovered the tunnel set ablaze one of the suspected ritualists, police operatives prevented the angry mob from killing two other suspects at the scene.

The tunnel where they were found leads to a moribund company's premises.

It was gathered that sedative drugs believed to be used in injecting their victims were discovered at the hideout.

Spokesperson of the Lagos State Police Command, ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole confirmed the incident to Bounce News .

He said the two suspected ritualists are now in police custody.

Famous-Cole added that investigation is ongoing but it is too early to conclude that the tunnel and the building were used for rituals or kidnapping purposes.