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A drunken Police officer is in police net for allegedly stabbing to death an Inspector of police and also injuring another victim.
The yet to be named Sergeant is currently being detained at the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID), Yaba, after the Inspector identified as Francis Adekunle died in the hospital Monday morning.
The sergeant yet to be named by the police command, is presently in detention at the SCIID Yaba. Francis Adekunle was identified after his death in the hospital on Monday morning
The Sergeant was said to have gone wild at the weekend, after consuming some level of alcohol in a nearby drinking joint. and later returned to his compound at Oke-Odo.
It was also gathered that. the two police officers were tenants in same compound with other co-tenants. A source told the press. that there has been lots of complaints against the officer for harassing and intimidating other tenants in the compound
It was alleged that on the day of the incident, the sergeant was due to his drunkenness was chasing about a co-tenant with machete, before the inspector who was attached to the Special Protection Unit 2 delved in to make peace.
The Sergeant pounced on the inspector with machete, thereby inflicting several cuts on his body. It was gathered that the victim was rushed to the hospital where he died Monday morning.
There has been a plea with Commissioner Hakeem Odumosu to ensure the Sergeant is made to face the full wrought of the law. Noting that he has been a threat to his neighbors and the entire vicinity where he lived.