At least 26 people, including police men and bank customers, were killed by a gang of armed robbers who invaded commercial banks in Offa town on Thursday evening. Read previous story here.
Among the police men killed by the armed robbers was a man identified as Pelemo, who was expected to retire in a few months and a pregnant police woman.
It was learnt that the general hospital, Offa, where the injured victims were taken, was already over populated by those who secured varying degrees of injury and gun wounds.
The sad incident occured after the armed robbers invaded the Offa divisional police station, killing policemen on duty among other people at the station, before raiding the commercial banks, shooting at civilians.
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