By: Okosun Dennis
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has described the killing of late Monsurat Ojuade by a stray bullet by police as an “unfortunate incident”.
He assured the deceased family that “justice would be served,” disclosing that the culprit, Sgt. Samuel Phillips has been arrested, and was currently undergoing orderly room trial.
Odumosu had on Monday, 13th September, 2021, paid a condolence visit to the bereaved family of late Monsurat Ojuade who was hit by a stray bullet at Ijeshatedo on 11th September, 2021.
While expressing regret over the unfortunate incident, the CP prayed for the repose of Monsurat’s soul, and also prayed that God grant the bereaved family the fortitude to bear the great loss.
Also, he presented a letter of condolence to the family on behalf of the Inspector General of Police,
IGP Alkali Baba Usman.
Accompanied by top members of the Lagos State Police Command’s Management Team and other senior Police Officers, the Commissioner of Police expressed his heartfelt condolence to the bereaved family.