Police confirm killing of 40-year-old by security guard in Osun

Police confirm killing of 40-year-old by security guard in Osun

By Victor Adeoti, Osogbo.

 

The Police Command in Osun State has confirmed the killing of a 40-year-old man, Mohammed Badmus, by a security guard in Okinni area of the state.

 

The confirmation is conveyed in a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, SP Yemisi Opalola, on Saturday in Osogbo.

 

Opalola said that the security guard shot the victim with a dane gun and he died instantly.

 

She said that the case was reported at the Dada Estate Divisional Police Headquarters by Mr Babatunde Olumide, the Chairman of Ibuowo Estate in Okinni.

 

The police spokesperson said that the suspect had been arrested and the gun seized from him.

 

Opalola said that the corpse of the victim had been deposited at a mortuary.

 

She added that the case had been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department for further investigations.

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