Hoodlums have set ablaze the Ojodu Police Station at the Berger area of Lagos State on Thursday.
The PUNCH gathered that no fewer than seven vehicles were also burnt.
An eyewitness, Idowu Jamiu, told our correspondent that the hoodlums also looted shops around the police station.
An affected trader, identified simply as Iya Agbo, said, “They also torched shops beside the station. They stole and destroyed our goods worth millions of naira.”
Our correspondent gathered that the hoodlums had attempted to set the station ablaze on Wednesday but failed.
Officials of the Lagos State Fire Service are at the scene of the incident putting out the fire.