Police confirm killing of officer, abduction of 3 Chinese expatriates in Osun


Police in Osun State on Tuesday, confirmed the abduction of three Chinese expatriates by gunmen in Itagunmodi, Atakumosa West Local Government Area of Osun State.

The command also confirmed the gruesome murder of a police officer attached to them.

According to the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mrs Abiodun Ige, the expatriates were said to be working at a mining site located in the town when they were attacked and the police orderly attached to them was reportedly killed in the course of the attack.

It was further learnt that one of the expatriates, who attempted to
escape, was shot and presently receiving treatment at the OAU Teaching Hospital, Ile- Ife.