A student of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, was allegedly shot dead by a SARS officer in Osun State.
The deceased, Babatunde Nafiu was reportedly shot dead at about 9 pm on Thursday evening in Iwo town, Osun State.
An eyewitness claimed that they were looking for a bike man around Ajangbala, area in Iwo town, on their way home, before the SARS officer allegedly attacked them and shot Babatunde. He died on the spot.
It has been revealed that police officers have been taken into custody, following the shooting of a student in Iwo, Osun State, on Thursday.
Abayomi Shogunle, Assistant Commissioner of Police and Head of the Police Public Complaints Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU), made this known on Friday via his Twitter handle.
The student, Tunde Omologo, was shot at Ajangbala Eleha at Iwo yesterday. It is still unclear what led to the shooting.
According to the PCRRU. the Osun Commissioner of Police held a meeting with relatives and the community earlier on Friday.
According to Shogunle, who condemned the shooting, two police officers are in custody, and investigations are ongoing.
A tweet read: “No justification for the shooting that led to the death of Tunde Omologo at Iwo. In addition to @PoliceNG_PCRRU actions #PCRRU202284, I have also contacted the Commissioner of Police, Osun State, 2 officers taken into custody. Be assured, @PoliceNG will ensure justice. #NoToImpunity”