2 killed in Osun bank robbery attack

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A large on attacked a bank in Okuku, capital Odo-Otin council area Osun State.

Two persons were in the incident, gathered.

The Nation learnt that the robbers invaded the bank around 3pm and opened fire scare off in the vicinity.

A the community said, “The operation lasted for about 40 minutes. I around the local secretariat when I started hearing gunshots. a very terrible incident today because were running for safety.

“I learnt that the robbers entered the bank during the attack. After the robbery, fear gripped the community. The later visited the scene restore peace.”

was learnt that the robbers escaped through Iba Road.

spokesperson Mrs Yemisi Opalola confirmed the attack.

She said, “The Commissioner of , Mr Olawale Olokode, has led a team of the scene of the crime dislodge the armed robbers and for possible arrest.”

The coordinator of Odua Peoples Congress (OPC), Osun State, Prince Deji Aladeshawe, said they and the police were trailing the robbers.

The Nation