Scores of robbers attack Osun bank, newly-promoted inspector killed
police inspector, recognized just as Ahmed was on Tuesday killed by outfitted robbers that laid attack on Iragbiji, the old neighborhood of Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, and assaulted a part of Wema Bank and the police station in the town.
Until it was assaulted, Wema Bank, Iragbiji was the main business bank working in the Boripe and Ifelodun nearby government regions.
Sources at Oniyere region, Iragbiji, where the bank is found, said the robbers presumably masked as clients to get access into the premises.
A negligible broker that had a shop found straightforwardly inverse the bank, who would not like to be distinguished, told our journalist that the robbers isolated themselves into three gatherings and dispatched assault on the bank, police engine traffic division situated close to the bank and Iragbiji Police Division.
The merchant said, “A bullion van was noticed entering the banking premises around 30 minutes before the robbers kept close by 3pm. The robbers cordoned off the Ikirun-Ada street while the activity kept going.”
A security source, who additionally didn’t like to be named, said late Inspector Ahmed was shot dead inside Iragbiji Police Division.
He said, “The policemen at the division were surprised when the robbers assaulted the station.
Ahmed, was not furnished when the robbers showed up, yet he was not a long way from the Armored Personnel Carrier in the vicinity and he was endeavoring to slip into the vehicle when the robbers shot him dead. He as of late got advancement to the position of inspector. He was shot in the head.”
The representative for the Osun State Police Command, Yemisi Opalola, affirmed assault on the bank, adding that police faculty were on the path of the robbers.
Yet, the representative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps in the state, Daniel Adigun, said one individual, whose character was not known at this point, was killed during the activity.
He further said, “The robbers came in two 18-seater transports and isolated themselves into gatherings. They later got away through Ada/Ibokun street.