#EndSARS: Police Accuse Protesters Of Killing Policeman, Stealing One AK47 Riffle In Delta State

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protesters Ughelli, have been accused by the police of killing an officer and inflicting severe injuries another officer during the staged yesterday, October 9, the .


There were also accusations by the police stating that one AK47 riffle breach no 56-2609008 and 25 rounds of live ammunition that was the deceased officer was also stolen by the protesters.


According to the , the says he will no longer accept any form of attack policemen and ordered Commissioner of Police to fish out the killers of the cop.

The full below…


calls for an end to violence against Law Enforcement Officers

The Inspector General of Police, M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has condemned the unprovoked and violent attack policemen and damage to police operational vehicles and other assets by protesters in Ughelli, , on Thursday, 8th October, 2020.

The incident which resulted in the unfortunate of one Police officer, Corporal Etaga Stanley attached to ‘A’ Division, Ughelli, was attacked and brutally murdered by the protesters also left another, Sergeant Patrick Okuone serious body injury sustained from gunshot by the protesters.

The protesters also carted away one (1) service AK47 rifle with breach no 56-2609008 and 25 rounds of live ammunition that was with the deceased at the of the incident.

The IGP, described the incident as cruel and unwarranted, has warned that the Force will no longer tolerate any attack on its or any of the law enforcement community by any individual or group protesting under any guise.

The IGP notes that by citizens remain a legitimate means for airing their concerns and views. must however be carried out with all sense of responsibility and within the confines of the law.

The IGP, while condoling the family and friends of the late Corporal Etaga Stanley paid the supreme in the service of our dear nation, equally commended the officers of the Police Command for exercising restraint in the face of the immoral and unjustified provocation”.

Meanwhile, the IGP has directed the Commissioner of Police, Delta State to carry out a discrete investigation into the unfortunate incident, root-out the perpetrators and bring the killer protesters to book.