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Four policemen arrested over bus conductor’s death

30 October 2014, 19:31

Lagos - Four policemen have been arrested in connection with the death of a bus conductor, Ikechukwu Abarisim, who was crushed to death by a vehicle on Monday at Cele Bus stop along the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, Punch reports.

The incident caused a riot as hoodlums attacked officials of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and also invaded their office at Cele, destroying several vehicles’ windscreens.

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The deceased was allegedly dragged from the bus-which was in motion-by one of the policemen in an apparent attempt to arrest him. while another vehicle being driven by a policeman reportedly crushed his head after he fell to the ground.

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