A policeman attached to the PPL Police Post, Ojo division, Sergeant Henry, has allegedly stabbed an estate manager, Lucky Asuelimen, along the PPL Task Force Road, Ojo.
PUNCH Metro learnt that Henry accused Asuelimen of mocking him and three other cops while pushing a vehicle last Wednesday. Our correspondent gathered that the four policemen were pushing the commercial bus to the police station after its owner allegedly committed an offence.A resident was said to have mocked the policemen while they passed. It was learnt that Henry later returned to the area and attacked Asuelimen, alleging he was the one who mocked them. He was reported to have slapped the victim before breaking a bottle and stabbing him in the face.
The victim was reportedly taken to the hospital, where he was treated for the injuries.
Asuelimen, who hails from Ishan, Edo State, told PUNCH Metro that he was settling a dispute between a couple in a beer parlour around 3pm when the policeman attacked him. Read more