Police fire two officers for armed robbery, corruption and illegal service

Police fire two officers for armed robbery, corruption and illegal service

The Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 2 Command, which comprises Lagos and Ogun states, AIG Ari Muhammed Ali, ordered the dismissal of the AP. No. 279495 Inspector Sunday Adetoye and AP. No. 223521 Inspector Ogunleye Stephen attached to the Onikan Lagos Zonal Command Headquarters for the crimes of armed robbery, official corruption and illegal service.

A statement released by SP. UMMA TUNNI AYUBA, Zone 2 PRO, states that the erring police officers, who at the time were facing trial for a similar crime, on November 23, 2023, at around 10pm, went in the company of three other people; two members of the Vigilante Group, one Semiu Afisu 'M', one Abidoye Femi 'M' and one Charles John 'M' (the driver), to the residence of one Taiwo Monsuru, 'M', and one Akintola Sunday, 'M' ', in Obada-Oko, Ogun State; armed with 2 SMG rifles and live ammunition, they carried out a warrantless search where they took 5 iPhones, 1 Samsung smartphone, 1 Tecno smartphone and 2 laptops.

''Police officers attached to Ifo Division set up a roadblock after other residents of the apartment informed them of the incident with the description of the vehicle, which led to the apprehension of the occupants of the vehicle without ASP Ajayi Victor 'm' who led the illegal operation and He is currently on the run.''

The statement added that the AIG directed that the dismissed officers be taken to court along with the civilians involved, while urging all officers and men of the force to remain professional in carrying out their duties in accordance with the law, as anyone deemed willing. will be responsible for their action or omission.

Source: www.lindaikejisblog.com

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