He said that the gunmen shot sporadically into the air and damaged the windshields of two earthmovers at the site.
“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.
Wednesday’s attack happened seven weeks after terrorists stormed Saint Francis Catholic Church in Owo leaving many dead and others injured.