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Crime & Punishment of Wednesday, 29 September 2021


Two police officers murdered in Osun bank robbery

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The Osun state police have confirmed the death of two Inspectors who tried to stop a bank robbery on Tuesday, September 18, in Iragbiji, Boripe Local Government Area of the state.

Spokesperson for the police in the state, Yemisi Opalola confirmed this in a statement on Wednesday.

The name of the two deceased officers as Ogunbiyi Ahmed and Odeyemi Ayinla.

She narrated that, the armed robbers, numbering 20 came in a commando-like style at about 2:55 pm in four vehicles and attacked the Iragbiji Divisional Police Headquarters and Wema Bank, in the town.