There was chaos in Apomu and Ikire towns in Osun State Wednesday evening as armed robbers attacked two commercial banks and police stations.
Many persons were reportedly shot dead by the robbers in the devastating attack.
Punch reports that the daredevil robbers entered the two towns from Ikoyi town and grouped themselves separately before the simultaneous attacks on the police stations and banks.
A resident of the town said local hunters and policemen later engaged the robbers in a gun battle making them flee.
Spokesperson for the Osun State Police Command, Yemisi Opalola, confirmed that a commercial bank in Apomu town, a police station in Ikire, as well as Ikire Area Command were attacked adding that she had yet to receive the number of casualties.