Lagos - A man, his wife, child and their maid were killed when unknown gunmen invaded their residence at Unity Estate, Akowonjo area of Egbeda, Lagos State, Vanguard reports.
The gunmen who came into the estate around 2 am on Thursday reportedly fired gunshots to scare intruders away, scaled the fence of the building, held the security guard hostage and went to the apartment of the victims.
Neighbours said they heard an argument between the man and the gunmen after which shots were fired that stopped around 4 am.
The bodies of the victims were later taken away by the police.
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