#JusticeForTina: Nigerians Call For Justice As 16-Year-Old Girl Is Shot Dead By Policeman In Lagos

A 16-year-old girl named Tina has died after she was hit by a stray bullet from a trigger-happy policeman.

The sad incident happened at the Iyana Oworo area of Lagos State on Thursday, May 28.

Tina was allegedly was standing at the junction when police opened fire on the driver of a bus who had violated the curfew orders.

She was hit in the process and was taken to the hospital, she however gave up the ghost.

Latest reports confirm that the policeman had been arrested.

The Lagos State police command spokesperson, Bala Elkana confirmed the arrest of the police officer.

Elkana tweeted:

The killer cop is identified, arrested and detained at the Headquarters. He will face the full weight of the law. Justice will surely prevail. Members of the Public will be updated on the outcome of the investigation.

Nigerians are reacting to the sad incident on Twitter as they call for justice.

 

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