Lagos - The Police have denied a report and the authenticity of a picture of one of its top officers allegedly fondling the breast of an unknown lady, Punch reports.
The authority said the photograph that went viral on the internet was doctored to implicate the senior officer and to bring the name of the Police Force in disrepute.
The officer in question had gone on the Facebook wall of the Force to dissociate himself from the photograph. He said he has never met the lady in the picture in his life and he did not have anything to do with the picture.
The Police Force, which refused to disclose the identity of the officer, said the officer is innocent of the allegation after conducting a thorough investigation.
The public is divided in its opinion over the credibility of the picture. Some believe the picture was photoshopped to implicate the officer while others think otherwise.
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