The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday arrested one Sunday Okodo, 38, for pulling down a police officer.
The 38-year previous who resides at Alose shut, Bony crescent, Apapa, knocked down the officer from a bridge whereas resisting arrest.
CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, who confirmed the incident mentioned that Okodo knocked down Insp. David Zapania in an try to flee whereas driving in opposition to visitors.
“Some LASTMA (Lagos State Transport Administration Authority) personnel, backed up by the police on enforcement obligation on Wednesday arrested a Toyota SUV, driving in opposition to the visitors alongside Worldwide Airport highway.
“The driving force resisted arrest and whereas attempting to flee, knocked down a police inspector from the bridge who fell right into a canal,” he mentioned.
Adejobi additional said that the police inspector was rescued and rushed to the Lagos State Emergency and Trauma Heart the place he was attended to and discharged, including that he sustained a fracture on his left hand.
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