By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
The Osun State Police Command has assured the family of the late commercial motorcyclist, Saheed Olabomi who died as a result of stray bullet shot by a police officer, of justice.
Commissioner of Police, Wale Olokode in a statement signed by the command’s spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola expressed sadness over the death of Olabomi.
Olokode disclosed that the officer who shot the bullet has been identified, arrested and detained.
The police boss said that the officer will continue to be in detention until the orderly room trial process is completed.
The statement reads: “It is unfortunate that Olabomi eventually died. I wish to express the sympathy of the Commissioner of Police and the entire police officers in the command towards the family of the deceased.
“I also want to use this medium on behalf of the Commissioner of Police, to commiserate with the family of Olabomi, while I pray that God Almighty Himself will console them and give them the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss!
“The Commissioner of Police, Olawale Olokode is assuring the general members of the public, most especially, the immediate family of the deceased that, justice will be served on the matter, as the officer that shot the bullet has been identified, arrested and detained.
“He has also been arraigned on orderly room trial, since the day day of the incident. He will continue to be intention until the orderly room trial process is completed.”