Suspected armed robbers assaulted an old age bank in Ondo state – The burglars purportedly constrained their way into the bank and carried off colossal measure of cash, leaving many harmed – Confirming the assault, Ondo state police official said his men drew in the burglars in a firearm duel, driving them to forsake their vehicle and keep running inside the bramble An old age bank in Iju-Itaogbolu in Akure North nearby government zone of Ondo state has been assaulted shooters suspected to be equipped burglars. As indicated by Sahara Reporters, the looters numbering around six, raged the bank on Tuesday evening, August 6, and began shooting sporadically.
A source, refered to by Sahara Reporters, said that the looters constrained their way into the bank and carried off tremendous measure of cash. The source apparently included that security men, including men from the 32 Artillery Brigade, drew in the burglars in a weapon duel. “They have recently assaulted the bank in Iju-Itaogbolu and everyone is hurrying for security. “I saw numerous individuals harmed and I am additionally mindful that they (looters) murdered a few people whose characters I can’t discover right now,” the source said. The commissioner of police in Ondo state, Unide Adie, likewise affirmed the assault,according to Sahara Reporters.
He said: “The robbery occurred few hours ago in Iju and we have deployed our officers to the scene.
“Our officers engaged the armed robbers in a gun duel and they abandoned their vehicle and ran inside the bush.
“Although, the details of the attack is still sketchy but our men have entered the bush and are on the trail of the robbers.”