Abuja - Police have arrested a colleague who was captured on camera allegedly demanding a bribe.
A document released by the force identified the culprit as Cpl Aniyem Chiyem attached to Isheri Division, Lagos State with Force Number (F/No) 374171.
"The policeman earlier caught on camera demanding "dollar bribe" has been arrested and currently in police custody," a document stated.
It added that the police authority had commenced disciplinary action against the officer.
"Details will be communicated soon," stated the police.
The officer was caught on camera allegedly asking a Nigerian-American and two Nigerians for dollars as bribe for alleged traffic offenses.
The incident was filmed in Egbeda, Lagos. It is reported that three-minute, 45 seconds video was secretly filmed by someone in the car.
- CAJ News