Tension is presently brewing in Orhuwhorun, Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, following the alleged killing of a commercial motorcycle rider also known as Okada man by a policeman on stop-and-search duties.
It was gathered the Okada rider died on the spot, in what sources said, could be accidental discharge from one of the police officers.
The incident happened about 9:45am on Thursday by at Orhuwhorun Police Post around Free Indeed Church Junction at DSC Township in Udu.
An operational vehicle belonging to the police officers has been reportedly set ablaze by mob who currently protesting the incident.
A team of soldiers have been drafted to the scene in an effort to return normalcy to the troubled area.