Gov SanwoOlu Honours Lagos Officer Assaulted by Traffic Violator

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GOV. HONORS
ASP Sunday Erhabo

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwoolu today Monday 19th April 2021, honored ASP Sunday Erhabor, attached to the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command, who was attacked, assaulted, and injured by one Victor Ebhomenyen, m, 33, that drove against the traffic at Four Point Hotel, Oniru Victoria Island Lagos.

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This was contained in a statement issued and E- singed by CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi
PPRO Lagos State Command
Ikeja-Lagos dated 19th  April, 2021.

The full text of the statement reads in part.

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, who presented the officer to the Governor at the Governor’s Office, Alausa-Ikeja, showered encomium on the ASP Sunday for Professionalism, perseverance, self-control, and maturity exhibited during the attack on him.

He has then presented a state plague as a mark of honor and prestige to appreciate his commitment to promoting core values of modern policing and protection of fundamental human rights.

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The personnel of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) had encountered the suspect, Victor and his accomplice, one Etinosa Obaywana, m, now at large, while driving against the traffic at Four Point Hotel, Oniru, Victoria Island Lagos State on 17th April 2021, when the suspect attacked and assaulted the ASP repeatedly.

He has been detained at the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba for proper investigation and possible prosecution, while his car, a white Hyundai with Reg No. MUS 251 EH was impounded for a necessary penalty in line with the provisions of the Lagos State Transport Sector Reform Law, 2018.

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The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, while appreciating the Governor and the good people of Lagos State for their love toward the police family in the state, assured the general public that Police personnel in Lagos State Police Command will always emulate and exhibit a high level of professionalism and perseverance even at the height of fierce provocation while on duty or off duty.

 

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