A police sergeant attached to the State criminal investigation and intelligence department, Yaba, Lagos allegedly kills 18 year old admission seeker named Monsura.
According to Punch metro, the incident happened on Friday around 11:30pm in Surulere area of the state.
The victim was said to be in front of her parents’ house when some anti-robbery officers stormed the community.
The Officers where said to be from the Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department(SCIID).
Onikeku Adedayo, who is a community leader said that one of the cops approached him and asked him what he was doing outside at that time.
He told the cop that he was in front of his house and that he was a community leader. The cop said that he should go inside as it was late and so he left. Few minutes later he heard a gunshot and heard the girl’s sister screamed that she had been shot. The policeman fled the scene immediately.
Adedayo said that the victim was hit by a bullet which penetrated her two thighs as she drenched in blood.
She was rushed to a private hospital in the community where she was rejected. She was later taken to Randle General Hospital where she was given first aid.
She was given oxygen as they tried to stop the bleeding but could not continue the treatment because her bons had been shattered by the bullet and so she needs Orthopedic treatment.
She was later taken to a private hospital where she was confirmed dead.
It was gathered that she(Monsura) was the third of three female children. She filled Mass Communication and Accounting as her first and second choices and scored 236 in the UTME.
The young girl’s mother fainted 5 times after getting the news that her daughter was dead