By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
Four Amotekun operatives and a police officer were on Friday attacked by suspected hoodlums at Ona Ara Local Government Area in Oyo State.
It was gathered that the Amotekun operatives and the policeman were at Odeyale Community in the local government to dislodge the suspected hoodlums already terrorising the community.
Sources said Odeyale Community Landlord Association made a distress call for help to two security outfits to help in dislodging the activities of the hoodlums in their neighbuorhood.
According to the coordinator of Amotekun operations in Ona Ara local government, Mr Adelakun, the suspected hoodlums on sighting the Amotekun operatives and the police reportedly attacked them with machetes and axes.
Mr Adelakun stressed that four of the Amotekun operatives were severely wounded and are in intensive care at the University College Hospital (UCH) for treatment.
The Amotekun Coordinator stressed that Investigation is still ongoing on the attacks on his men and the policeman.