The deceased was a laborer named Yasin Aweys Mohamed, who was a resident of Jowhar town.
Reports say he was shot by a man armed with a pistol, who killed him due to the road being blocked or congested.
Reports added that the man escaped after the incident, which is now pursuing security forces of Puntland.
There is no word yet from Garowe security officials regarding the incident, but further investigations are underway.
Garowe (sh.M.Network) reports from Garowe town in Gedo region confirm that a heavy fighting broke out in the town.