A gang of armed robbers on Thursday attacked a branch of the Wema bank in Okuku, Odo-Otin Local Government of Osun State.
The robbery operations was said to have started around 3pm and as at the time of filing this report the incident is still ongoing.
The incident put a halt to social and commercial activities in the town for several minutes as residents living close to the bank ran for safety.
According to eyewitness, the robbers were shooting sporadically into the air to create fear and scare residents away for them to perpetrate their crime.
The State PPRO, Yemisi Opalola who confirmed the incident said the Commissioner of Police, Wale Olokode is currently leading officers and men of the Force to the scene for possible arrest of armed robbers.