A police officer attached to the Special Protection Unit (SPU) Base 16, Ikeja, SGT Eze Aiwansone, has been apprehended for shooting his girlfriend’s mouth.
Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi made the announcement in a statement on Thursday.
Eze had shot his lover identified as Joy Eze, in the mouth on October 8, 2020 at Opebi, Ikeja and was on the run for over two weeks.
“The suspect was arrested by his elder brother who is an inspector of police in Lagos State and handed over to the command.
“The State CID Panti has taken over the case on the instruction of the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, for further investigation.
“The Commissioner of Police has however warned police personnel in Lagos State to desist from any act that can tarnish the image of the police; and be committed to the principles of Community Policing for better service delivery and public safety in the state,” the statement read