Chief Adetunji Adeleye, the Ondo State Commandant of Amotekun Corps has said the fresh attack in Owo, took place at a company’s construction site on Wednesday night.
He said the gunmen released sporadically, gunshots into the air, damaged the windshields of two earthmovers working at the site.
“I have just left the scene and I realised that the two security men were injured as the attackers shot into the air.
“They damaged the windshields of two earthmovers of the construction company. The injured men have been taken to a hospital,’’ he stated.
The police command in Ondo State also confirmed the attack on its verified Twitter handle.
“There was a shooting at a construction site in Owo on Wednesday night.
“Policemen are currently at the scene; victims have been
taken to hospital and they are in stable condition,’’ the command stated.
The Wednesday’s attack happened seven weeks after terrorists stormed Saint Francis Catholic Church in Owo leaving many dead and others injured.