At least two persons were on Thursday, killed in Mosogar community, Ethiope West council area of Delta State, when two rival court groups clashed.
It was gathered that the fight which was between the Arrobaga and Aiye fraternities, was a retaliatory attack, after one of the court groups injured a member of the other group.
The group that was attacked waited till evening before launching their assault, leaving two persons dead.
One of the victim’s was shot at close range while the other was axed to death.
However, it was not just court members that sustained injuries, community members also got injured and are currently in the hospital.
On their part, Delta State Police denied that there were no deaths. DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, stated via an SMS that five arrests have been made in connection to the incident.
She said, “there was cult clash but no death. Five arrests”.