The Osun State Police Command stated it has mounted an intensive manhunt to arrest criminals that attacked commuters alongside Ibokun/Osogbo Highway, Osun State.
Earlier, DAILY POST had reported that some gunmen with AK-47 rifles and suspected to be herdsmen, on Tuesday night, killed one individual whereas two others sustained gunshot accidents alongside Osogbo/Ibokun highway of Osun State.
The incident occurred round 7:30 pm. The gunmen, it was gathered, emerged from the bush and blocked Ibokun/Osogbo highway, alongside Oja-Tuntun space, Egbeda city.
The driving force of the car, whereas making an attempt to manoeuvre and escape the blockade, was shot useless whereas two different feminine passengers sustained bullet wounds.
It couldn’t be ascertained if the gunmen have been robbers or kidnappers, a police supply informed DAILY POST.
The Police in response to the misery name rescued two different feminine passengers with bullet wounds to a hospital the place they’re responding to remedy.
The Immediate Response Unit (PRU), Joint Process Pressure and Amotekun operatives are combing the forest.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Olawale Olokode, led the mixed group of Law enforcement officials, vigilante and native hunters to comb bushes to make sure the perpetrators are arrested.
The police boss, in an announcement signed by the command’s spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola warned criminals to have a rethink because the Command had declared whole struggle on unscrupulous parts, including that the state isn’t a protected haven for criminals.
He additional reiterated his resolve that each one types of criminality can be checkmated in all nooks and crannies.
“Criminals are warned to have a rethink because the Command has declared whole struggle on unscrupulous parts,” he stated.
The Commissioner of Police enjoined members of the general public to help, co-operate and collaborate with the Police in combating crime.