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Six-year-old witnesses police shooting her father

08 October 2013, 09:00

Lagos – Mariam Adeniji, a six-year-old, was present when police shot her father dead after an argument about an accident on Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, Osun Defender reports.
According to witnesses, the commercial bus in front of Mariam’s father, Rafiu Adeniji, braked suddenly causing the Adeniji car to hit the bus from behind which resulted in an altercation between Adeniji and the bus driver.

When Adeniji approached the police who were parked nearby, he was shot by one of them before they fled.

The police have confirmed that the patrol team in the Agege area have been arrested and their weapons taken away for ballistic examination.

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