One Okiemute Sohwo was on Saturday, shot dead by gunmen at Akintola street in Sapele, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State.
According to reports, there is no much details as to the reason behind the shooting at the time the news broke.
The deceased, it was learnt, was shot dead in front of his residence.
Reports further said silence has engulfed the area as a result of the incident and a combined team of police officers were sighted patroling the area.
The state police command is yet to confirm the incident.