A Policeman in the Ikorodu area of Lagos state was killed while three others were injured by persons suspected to be unknown gunmen.
The Lagos State Police Command on Monday confirmed the killing of the policeman in Ikorodu area of the state to pressmen on Monday.
It was gathered that the assailants escaped with the rifle of the slain policeman.
The police spokesman in Lagos State, SP Benjamin Hundeyin told the pressmen that three other police operatives were seriously injured in the attack.
Operatives of the Imota Police Division in the Ikorodu area were on patrol duty when they came under the assailants’ attack at Emuren Junction, on Itokin Road in the area.
“On Saturday, police raided cultists’ hideouts in Emuren, Shagamu Local Government Area of Ogun,’’ a resident said.#
Findings show that many innocent people had fallen victim to gun attacks by agents of land grabbers in Ikorodu and its environs in the past.