Ondo police confirm killing of truck driver

The Ondo State Police Command has confirmed  the unfortunate incident leading to the death of a truck driver whose identity is yet to be ascertained.

According to a statement issued by the spokesman of the state police command, Femi Jospeh, the  deceased was allegedly shot and killed by one of the policemen  who was on duty in  Uso via Owo.  

The Command Condemned  this barbaric and gruesome murder in its entirety. 

The statement reads, “while  we Commiserate with the family of the deceased,  we want to say that the action of this erring officer does not represent what the Nigerian police or the Command stands for. 

“The Nigerian Police  and by extension the Ondo State Command  respects  the sanctity of life and dignity of human person as enshrined in the Nigerian constitution .

” Consequently, the Commissioner of Police Ondo State has ordered a thorough investigation into the incident while the defaulting officer will be made to face the full Wrath of the law. 

“Once again,we apologise profusely for any inconvenience  or embarrassment  this isolated action must have caused anyone”