Some suspected cultists in Osogbo, Osun State capital, on Thursday, killed a young man by smashing his head with a big stone on his street at Oke-Ijetu area.
EyewitnessMedia gathered that residents of the area identified the deceased as Shogo, explaining that the cultists chased him out from a barber shop and killed him.
The incident caused panic in the area as cultists brandished dangerous weapons, making residents to scamper for safety as they lament absence of security agents.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for Osun State Police Command, Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the incident.
The PPRO said the situation had been brought under control and assured the residents of the safety.