LAGOS, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA)- An unidentified woman has been reportedly brutalized severally by some Police Officers stationed close to the Lagos State House of Assembly, Alausa, Ikeja.
Punch reports that, about 2pm on Wednesday, the dark-skinned woman, spotted on a low cut, was picked up close by the cops, who accused her of being a cultist.
An eyewitness, who pleaded anonymity, revealed that the woman was stripped off her shirt, brutally beaten with sticks, a belt, punched and slapped by three policemen.
“Despite her screams that she was innocent and only came to the area to relax and was not guilty of anything, the policemen dragged her on the floor, removed her footwear, handcuffed and drove away,” the eyewitness, said.
When contacted, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, indicated that he is unaware of the incidence, adding that swift investigations to the matter will begin.