A young man reported to be 20 years of age was allegedly shot dead by policemen while trying to separate a clash between two warring factions in Ajegunle area of Lagos state. According to the deceased’s brother who shared the sad news, the police officers shot directly at the crowd in the course of stopping the fight between two streets before killing the apprentice identified as Obinna who was said to be in his master’s shop.
A stray bullet was reported to have hit the victim who is also said to be an orphan. He was rushed to the hospital where he finally gave up the ghost. May his soul rest in peace.