Two Killed As Cultists Clash In Ondo


Two persons have reportedly lost their lives while several others were injured in Ondo town on Monday as a carnival organized by some youths turned bloody.

Report had it that violent ensued at Kogbona Street where the event was holding when a cult group stormed the carnival looking for one of their rival who was part of the organizers of the carnival.

The hoodlums starting shooting in the crowd of people who wore branded vests, two people were allegedly hit by stray bullets while others sustained injuries.

The remains of those killed had however, been deposited at the state General Hospital morgue while those that sustained injuries wre currently receiving treatment at various hospitals.

The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of the Enuowa Police Station in Ondo State, Kunle Omisakin confirmed the incident as he said two
persons have been arrested in connection to the mayhem.

He added that the case had since been transferred to the headquarters in Akure, for further investigation.


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