A police officer and a 5-year-old girl were killed in a bank robbery incident that took place in Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State today 21st November, 2019.The operation started around 4pm at the UBA Branch along Ilupeju Road.
The robbers were about 10 in number. They stormed the bank and began shooting sporadically and the little girl was hit by one of the bullets. The robbers spotted the police officer and they immediately opened fire, killing him on the spot.
The robbers made away with money from the bank’s vault and also stole from customers. The robbers burnt a Police van while escaping the with their loot.
See graphic photos from the dreadful scene below: