The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu has stated that, the erring Police officer, Sergeant Samuel Phillips who pulled the trigger shot and killed an 18-year-old girl, Monsurat Ojuade at Ijesha, Surulere has been identified and arrested.
In a press statement e-signed and released to the National Association of Online Security News Publishers (NAOSNP) by the Command’s Spokesperson, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu stated that, “It has come to the knowledge of the Lagos State Police Command that one Monsurat Ojuade (female) aged 18, was hit by a stray bullet at about 0100hrs of 11th September, 2021 when a team of detectives from the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti went on investigation activities to effect arrest of a robbery suspect in Ijeshatedo area of the State.”
“Concerted efforts were made to save the life of the injured victim. She was immediately taken to the hospital for urgent medical attention but later died on the way to the hospital.”
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