Gunmen kill police officer guarding Lagos financial institution

Gunmen on Wednesday killed an unidentified police officer connected to a new-generation financial institution across the Cassette bus cease, Coker Aguda, within the Surulere space of ​​Lagos State.

The afternoon incident pressured companies within the space to shut early to make sure the security of life and property.

In keeping with a supply, the policeman left the financial institution on close by Enitan Road when the gunmen shot him within the neck at shut vary.

He was confirmed useless on the Lagos College Educating Hospital the place he was taken after being first taken to Randle Normal Hospital.

PUNCH Metro realized that the gunmen, whose motive had but to be decided on the time of submitting this report, fled along with his pistol.

No official assertion has been made in regards to the incident by the authorities within the Coker Aguda LCDA.

Contacted, the PR Benjamin Hundeyin, PR Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the assault and added that makes an attempt have been being made to arrest the fleeing suspects.

Hundeyin mentioned: “He was guarding a financial institution, however the incident didn’t occur on the financial institution; he had left and went someplace in a tricycle.

“He rented the tricycle and was the one passenger. He was attacked, shot and his service pistol was taken. It occurred within the afternoon round 3 pm. He died later within the evening. Nobody has been arrested, however a number of work is being performed.”

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