Stray bullets kill four; injure one as Customs men engage suspected smugglers in Iseyin




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– The joy of indigenes of Iseyin in Oke Ogun area of who was celebrating the end of Ramadan was short-lived on Thursday as stray bullets allegedly four and one.

According an impeccable source in Iseyin, the persons were hit by bullets when of the Nigeria Customs Service exchanged gunfire some bandits believed be smugglers.

The eyewitness told Vanguard that the Customs started shooting indiscriminately after intercepting smuggled goods coming through the borders into the town.

The persons who were hit by stray bullets were who were out enjoy sallah celebration.

Following the death of the , took to the streets protesting the killing of their kinsmen.

Vanguard made frantic efforts to the reaction of the Public Relations Officer for Oyo/ Command, Mr Kayode Wey to the story but to avail.

Several calls made to lines were picked after the phone rang repeatedly.