Some hoodlums reportedly clashed in Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State on Sunday, killing three persons and injuring several others.
According to reports, the clash, which began on Saturday, occured between the Isale Oja and Oja Oba hoodlums in the area.
The hoodlums were said to have fought over a lady, who was reportedly snatched from one of the hoodlums’ leaders by another person within the gang.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Ajayi Okasanmi, confirmed the death of two hoodlums, adding that investigation was still ongoing.
“Before the arrival of Police men dispatched to the scene, two of the warring gangster groups, Samad Adeyemi, 21, and Abdulahi Mohammed, 20, have been shot dead.
“Investigation into the matter is however in progress,” he said in a statement.