TWO persons, including a police sergeant lost their lives on Wednesday as men from the Oyo State Police command and some dare devil armed robbers engaged themselves in gun duel.
Also, three policemen were injured in the incident when the roving robbers who had reportedly attacked some places in Ilorin, Kwara State used dynamites on the police vehicle.
The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Mbu Joseph Mbu said the “robbers opened fired at the Special Anti Robbery Squad, and one policeman was killed.
“When my men searched the bush where the robbers escaped into, we found one of the robbers already dead. We used this opportunity to call on the public to give us information on the whereabouts of the remaining robbers”.