A journalist simply identified as Olubunmi Afuye and two others have been killed in Ondo bank robbery attack in a bank robbery at Ilara-Mokin in Ifedore Local Government of the State.
Spokesman of the Nigeria police, Ondo State Command, DSP Tee-Leo Ikoro confirmed the tragedy to newsmen on Thursday.
He revealed that said the suspected robbers also killed unnamed policeman and motorcyclist.
Ikoro however promised to give details when investigation is completed.
Mr Afuye was recently appointed the new Public Relations Officer of a private University in the town where a Commercial Bank was raided by the hoodlums.
The Broadcast journalist worked with the Ondo State Radio Vision Corporation (OSRC) and Orange FM at different times before he resigned recently to join the University, according to security reports.
But confidential security sources said security operatives have launched a manhunt for the fleeing criminals while the bodies of the victims have been recovered by police personnel.