TWO persons were, on Thursday, shot by robbers, who were on the trail of a bank customer in Amukoko area.
One of the robbers was also killed by policemen, who engaged the armed bandits in a gun duel that lasted for over 20 minutes.
The deceased persons were simply identified as the bank customer, who was trailed to the scene of the incident and a mechanic,who was hit by stray bullets.
The state police command confirmed the death of the mechanic, adding that three of the robbery gang had been arrested.
The incident, which happened around Odunade Market, created panic among traders and residents of the area, who ran in different directions for safety.
It was gathered that it all started when the unidentified bank customer came out of the bank and was accosted by the robbers.
The robbers, who operated on motorcycles, reportedly shot the bank customer and took away his money.