Some gunmen with AK-47 rifles and suspected to be herdsmen on Tuesday night killed one particular person whereas two others sustained gunshot accidents alongside Osogbo/Ibokun street, Osun State.
It was gathered that the gunmen intercepted the bus travelling alongside the route and began capturing on the individuals whereas making an attempt to flee. One particular person died whereas two others sustained bullet damage.
It couldn’t be ascertained if the gunmen have been robbers or kidnappers, a police supply informed DAILY POST.
The incident occurred round 7:30 pm beside Aje Bamidele village in Obokun Native Authorities Space of Osun State.
The spokesperson of Osun State Police Command, Yemisi Opalola informed DAILY POST on Wednesday, that some items of safety operatives have launched a manhunt on the attackers.
She added that the Font Response Unit (PRU) Joint Process Pressure and Amotekun operatives are combing the forest.
“The one who was shot useless has been moved to the morgue whereas others who sustained accidents have been handled within the hospital.
“We couldn’t confirm if anyone was kidnapped from the scene, however our males are in pursuit of these gunmen.
“The Police, JTF Font Response of the police and the lads of Amotekun have been combing the forest to arrest the suspects.”
BREAKING: Gunmen kill one traveller, injure two in Osun