Armed robbery suspects performed their enterprise at the Eresin area of the Oromo community in Apete, the Ido Local Government Area of Oyo state on Saturday.
The suspect is said to have raided the area around 1:00 am, armed with a Point Of Sales (POS) Machine which they allegedly used to transfer money from the victim’s bank account.
The incident has caused panic throughout the community and residents are now living in tangible fear.
One of the residents, who did not want his name in print, for security reasons, said,
“the armed robbers got to the area at the midnight around 1 am. They operated freely. They came with a POS machine and transferred some amount of money, which cannot be specified at the moment, from one of their victim’s accounts. They also transferred an undisclosed amount of money from his wife’s account and left. They also went away with two phones, iPhone 11 Pro Max and XS Max”.
The case was said to have been reported at the Apete Divisional Police Headquarters.
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