Gunmen yesterday stormed Olofinade residential quarters on Oda road and robbed houses in the area.
Positive FM gathered that the incident happened around quarter to eight’o clock in the evening during which an Okadaman was shot dead.
The passenger on the motorcycle who reside in the estate was also dispossessed of some money while another resident was hit by a stray bullet.
Speaking with positive FM , the Chairman , Landlords Association , Chief Ola Amure said a distressed call was sent to the police and a patrol team of the Nigerian Army also came to chase away the robbers.
Efforts to have the police comment on the incident was not successful .
Meanwhile , residents of Akure have appealed for more stringent measures to contain the latest upsurge in criminal activities in the metropolis.