Two persons have been killed during a fight at a brothel located along Old road, off College road, Aduwawa in Ikpoba-Okha local government area of Edo State.
Residents in the areas have however fled to avoid arrest.
Shops and houses in the locality were under lock and key when our reporter visited.
Blood stains were seen on the ground, while the brothel was locked up.
The Nation gathered that trouble started when some youths in the area stormed the brothel to forcefully collect money from a man who was at the brothel to have fun.
Three of the youths were said to have been stabbed by the man whose identity could not be confirmed at the time of filing this report.
Two of them, according to witnesses, died instantly.
When contacted, the Edo State Police spokesman, DSP Stephen Onwochei, said he was yet to be briefed on the incident.