Pandemonium broke out on Tuesday as three persons were reportedly killed by stray bullets in Ayetoro, Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State.
The incident happened in the early morning at Kikelomo area in Ayetoro.
The men of Nigeria Customs Service had reportedly stormed the area following a tip-off of smuggling activities.
The bullets allegedly fired by the customs men who stormed the area to evacuate the alleged smuggled bags of rice hit three persons,killing them immediately.
The incident prompted the youths in the area to confront the customs operatives.