Lagos state police command has arrested the police officer who allegedly shot a 16-year-old girl, Tina, dead at Iyana-Oworo bus stop on Wednesday, May 27.
This was announced by the Public Relations Officer of the command, Bala Elkana.
According to reports, the trigger-happy policeman was trying to arrest a bus driver for violating the curfew rules. In the process, he allegedly shot the bus conductor dead as well as young Tina, who was nearby.
Following the outcry on social media, an investigation was launched.
However, Bala Elkana said the erring police officer will be made to face the full weight of the law.
His words ;
“The killer cop is identified, arrested, and detained at the Headquarters. He will face the full weight of the law. Justice will surely prevail. Members of the public will be updated on the outcome of the investigation.”