The Lagos state police command released an updated statement stating that the SARS officials who tried to extort and harassed Mr. Immanuel James are currently undergoing interrogation and will soon commence their room trial.
Here’s what they said;
In line with the directive of the Commissioner of Police Lagos State, the Command hereby informs the general public that further enquiry into the allegation of harassment of one Immanuel James Ibe-Anyanwu by SARS operatives at Ago-Palace way, Okota revealed the true identity of officers involved in the highly regrettable incident.
The officers numbering five, are from the Ipakodo Base of the Special Anti Robbery Squad(SARS) and not the Ikeja Unit as was previously reported.
The names of the policemen are Inspector Taiwo Omojope, Inspector Arigidi Ebibor, Sergeants Rotimi Adesoba, Olalekan Olakunle and Friday Oni.
They are currently undergoing interrogation at the Command’s X-Squad Section and would be matched before an Adjudicating Officer at the Police Provost Department for the commencement of their orderly room trial.
Meanwhile, Inspector Jude Akhoyemta earlier mentioned in the matter was found to be Innocent .
Further development on this matter would be communicated please.
SP Chike Oti
Police Public Relations Officer