FESTAC TOWN SHOOTING :Alleged Trigger Happy Police Sergeant in Custody…PPRO

                                                       
                                                                                   
   By Tunde Olowu.                                                    
                                                 
The Lagos State Police command has said that it has commenced investigation into the alleged killing of a young man, Edewor by a police Sergeant in Festac town in Lagos.
         
Speaking to newsmen on the alleged killing , the police public relations officer of the command,DSP Ngozi Braide assured that the police will take appropriate steps to reprimand the accused policeman if found guilty.
                                                             
She pointed out that the Sergeant was already in custody and investigation has commenced in the matter, noting that if found guilty he would be charged to court.
                                               
The deceased was allegedly shot by the Sergeant and all attempts to save his life proved abortive.
                                             
Commenting on the matter, brother to the deceased, Mike Edewor told the press that all the deceased family needed was fair justice.
                                     
Meanwhile, residents of Festac town have decried what they termed incessant shooting of innocent citizens by policemen for no just reason ,adding that they hope this case would address such killings once and for all as it is expected that it will serve as a deterrent to trigger happy policemen in the country.                                                                           
                                                                                                                              

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