Just In: SARS operatives shoot man wrongly labeled a fraudster in Ojota, Lagos, this was posted on Twitter by Nigerian musician, Ruggedman.
He wrote on his Instagram page;
Sars just shot a young man at Ojota!
NOTICE: ANYONE WHO CAN IDENTIFY THE OFFICER IN THIS VIDEO, PLS DM ME OR @segalink
WE NEED TO TRACE HIM AND FIND OUT WHAT THEY DID WITH THE VICTIM ASAP.
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UPDATE: THE SARS VICTIM WASN'T SHOT. HE HAD AN ASHTMA ATTACK FROM THE PEPPER SPRAY USED ON HIM. The officers involved have been artested on the Lagos State Police Commissioners orders and will stand trial. Too bad it's a police trial and not open to the public. We for don full there to see the outcome. I REALLY WISH THEY WOULD MAKE THE TRIALS AND IT'S OUTCOMES PUBLIC. THAT'S ONE OF THE WAYS THE CITIZENS CAN START TO TRUST THE POLICE AGAIN. I just confirmed from his girlfriend and the office of the @PoliceNGLagos PRO @chikeotigodwin Sars just shot a young man at Ojota! NOTICE: ANYONE WHO CAN IDENTIFY THE OFFICER IN THIS VIDEO, PLS DM ME OR @segalink WE NEED TO TRACE HIM AND FIND OUT WHAT THEY DID WITH THE VICTIM ASAP. @aleeygiwa @iheanachorifeanyiomuta @chikeotigodwin @tunjidisu @policenglagos @nigeriapoliceforce @saharareporters @smash9ja @yomisarsoga FOR EVERY INDIVIDUAL THAT HAS A VOICE BUT CHOOSES TO KEEP QUIET, YOUR TIME WILL COME. FOR EVERY INDIVIDUAL THAT HAS THE POWER TO STOP THIS ATROCITY BUT CHOOSES NOT TO, YOUR TIME WILL COME. Regrann from @newsroomdaily – A yet-to-be-identified man has allegedly been shot by operatives of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) at Chinese town, Ojota area of Lagos this afternoon. .. Eyewitnesses say the man only just alighted from a bus when the officials accosted him for a search, with claims he is a "Yahoo boy". .. The witnesses say the officials found nothing on the young man. .. Developing story… .. #newsroomdaily – #regrann