Suspected hoodlums on Friday laid siege on Sabo area of Osogbo,injuring some traders and others in the vicinity.
A resident, simply identified as Amusa, told The Punch that the attack started late on Thursday.
Amusa said the hoodlums had claimed to be mourning a colleague with a candlelight procession before they suddenly launched attacks on traders.
He said a yet-to-be-identified trader was killed in the process, adding that the hoodlums also, on Friday, continued their onslaught and attacked more people in the area.
Although policemen had been deployed to the area, It was learnt that gunshots fired by the hoodlums were still heard a few metres away from where the policemen were stationed.