The Lagos State Police Command has said that the man allegedly caught in the viral video where a lady accused him of masturbating in a commercial vehicle is not a police officer as claimed by him.
A statement by the Command’s Spokesperson, Muyiwa Adejobi said the man, simply identified as Matthew, who assaulted the lady, one Olajumoke Okeyemi, for correcting his actions and act of sexual harassment in a public vehicle is a driver employed by GTC Laundry Services, along Channels TV Road, Isheri.
The statement read, “Not a police personnel as he claimed during the “drama” in the video.
“Matthew was in a commercial bus moving from OPIC Estate Isheri to Mowe with the lady when the suspect resorted to verbal abuse and attempted to physically assault the lady for recoding his criminal and indecent act on her phone.
“But for reasons best known to the suspect, Mr Matthew, impersonated to be a police officer.”