Some angry youths in Oron Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom state clashed with Customs Officers at Uya Oro junction in the community.
The crisis started when one of the Customs officer shot the tyre of a smugglers vehicle who was smuggling rice through the community.
The driver of the vehicle lost control and rammed into a motorcycle carrying some school pupils. The youths descended on the officers, beat them up and then burnt their vehicle.
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