Lagos - A police officer, Alagbe Olumide has admitted that he was forced to arraign a murder suspect, Ayodimeji Alegbeleye, for the crime he never committed, Punch reports.
Alegbeleye was being tried for the murder of one James Igbahan in January 2013 at Ajah at the Ebute Meta Magistrate’s Court, Lagos.
In his report to the court, Olumide said he was told to arraign the accused, adding that the investigation had shown that he was only a friend to the real suspect.
The police had claimed that the accused stabbed Igbahan with knife in his left ribs which led to his death.
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