Two police officer has who recorded a video of themselves molesting and harassing a young lady has been picked up earlier today.
According to a statement on the verified Twitter handle of the Nigeria Police, @PoliceNG, on Thursday, two of the suspects, ASP Tijani Olatunji and Inspector Gboyega Oyeniyi, have been arrested “for their role in the discreditable conduct and incivility to a member of the public.”
The two policemen have been detained at the Lagos State CID detention facility, Panti, Yaba.
The statement read: “Preliminary investigations show that the policemen who are attached Area ‘A’ Command, Lion Building, Lagos, were on legitimate investigation activities to Ibadan, Oyo State where the incident took place.
“Effort is being intensified to arrest the two other accomplices. Meanwhile, appropriate disciplinary procedure will be initiated as soon as investigations are concluded.”
here is the tweet of the Nigerian Police force confirming the arrest of police officer.
RE: VIRAL VIDEO – ALL PERSONS INVOLVED IDENTIFIED, 2 ARRESTED.
Following investigations into the dehumanizing treatment of a female citizen as shown in a viral video on Wednesday, 22nd July, 2020, the Nigeria Police Force have identified three (3) police officers and https://t.co/7a3kV0wYjA
— Nigeria Police Force (@PoliceNG) July 23, 2020
Source: Naija News