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Panic As Gunmen Attack Osun Town, Kill Two




Two individuals have been killed by some hoodlums in the course of the chaos at Arulogun space of Ede city in Osun State whereas properties have been additionally destroyed.


The Police Public Relations Officer for Osun State Police Command, Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the incident on Friday, saying 5 of the hoodlums have been arrested whereas others escaped into the bush with bullet wounds.

On the time of submitting this report, the actual reason behind the disaster couldn’t be ascertained as residents of the city have been scampering for security.

It was gathered that armed hoodlums, numbering about 30, stormed the home of 1 Wakili Olayiwola and began capturing indiscriminately.

A Toyota corolla automotive belonging to the 42-year-old man was burnt down in the home and the hoodlums additionally tried to raze down the constructing.

Policemen arrived on the scene on time and engaged the hoodlums in a gun duel and the policemen ultimately overpowered the hoodlums.

The PPRO gave the names of the suspects as Suleiman Babatunde, Saka Taofeek, Raimi Saheed, Akinloye Quwiyu and Sadio Alatise.

The Police’s spokesperson stated the hoodlums killed two individuals, Rilwan Kareem and Taofeek Aje.

The PPRO stated the corpses of the 2 individuals had been deposited at a mortuary for post-mortem.

Opalola informed Every day Belief that one single barrelled gun, one Dane gun, 8 expended cartridges, axes, cutlasses, charms and 5 bikes have been recovered from the hoodlums.

In the meantime, the Commissioner of Police within the state, CP Wale Olokode, has launched an investigation into the incident and guaranteed that each one the hoodlums who escaped could be apprehended and made to face the complete wrath of the legislation.

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