Police Recover 4 Vehicles, Ammunition From Armed Robbery Attack In Osun
The Police Command Osun State says, it has recovered four vehicles used by the armed robbers that attacked two commercial banks in Iree, Boripe Local Government area of the state.
This is contained in a press release signed by the spokesperson of the Command, Mrs Yemisi Opalola which is the first official reaction of the police since the incident occurred on Thursday.
Mrs Opalola said the vehicles and ammunition were recovered from the robbers after a hot chase and gun duel with combined team of security, comprising the police and Amotekun.
She explained that though the hoodlums made unsuccessful attempts at invading the police armory, but one police constabulary named Dauda Jelili was killed by their bullets, while four other residents of Iree community sustained injuries and are currently receiving treatment.
She added that the robbers made away with yet to be ascertained amount of money from the banks.
The Police Spokesperson informed that the combined security team were combing the bush where the suspected armed robbers ran into.