Reporting right now Daredevil robbers attacked a branch of a commercial bank in llara-Mokin, lfedore council area of Ondo State on the 15th, July 2021.
The robbers on arrival at the bank blew open the bank’s bullet-proof door with dynamite before they gained entrance into the banking hall at the peak hour.
A customer of the bank who spoke with newsmen said the robbers were six in number.
He said that when the robbers attacked the bank at about 3 pm and started shooting sporadically into the air to scare the bank customers.
According to him; “I was inside the bank when they (robbers) came, immediately all of us lied down, they started shouting where is the manager! Where is the manager!
“So they later got the key of the vault and packed the money there but they were not satisfied with what they saw, they also opened the Automated Teller Machine, but there was not much money there.
“This infuriated them and they shouted where is the money, it seems what they got did not satisfy them.
“After that, they took the money and went out angrily shooting to escape the scene.”
An okada rider, a policeman and a journalist were passing by when they ran into the robbers during the operation and were killed by stray bullets.
The journalist was identified as Olubunmi Afuye, an employee of the Elizade University.
He was hired as the institution’s spokesman less than six months ago and was a radio journalist before his recent appointment.
Police image-maker in the state, Tee-Leo Ikoro, confirmed the three casualties