Fighting erupted in Yambio this morning between arrow boys and SPLA

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Yambio– An armed local youths carried out an attack yesterday evening at around 8:15pm local time in Masia and Hai Cuba of Yambio town resulting in to sporadic shooting which went on throughout the night causing huge panic to the people.

This morning according to updates obtained by Wangdunkon Media, SPLA soldiers were deployed at the scene and fighting flared up at 7:15 am this morning  in Masia residential area where. Mortars and other big guns were heard all over, local population fled the town since last night for sanctuary at the suburbs of the town.

According to the  state govt officials, around five suspects from arrow boys were arrested by the security agents, they are currently under interrogation. Their arrest, however,  causes this shooting  from arrow boys to free their captives from detention site.

The situation is still very tense because the shooting is still on.

No clear information about the casualties yet. Wangdunkon Media is monitoring the situation and will update the general public  when all necessary information availed.