Thursday, November 7, 2013
35-yr-old Man Drowns As Policeman Shoots Colleague In Bayelsa
Monday, while a policeman was accidentally shot and injured by one of
his colleagues during a raid on a notorious hang out point at
Bebelebiri II community in the outskirts of Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State
The deceased from one of the Eastern states was said to have drowned
when he jumped into the community river in an attempt to evade arrest
during the raid.
It was, however, learnt that the policeman, who was part of the team
that conducted the raid, was shot in the leg by his colleague while
shooting indiscriminately to scare suspected customers of the hang out
known as "Cooler Spot."
The injured policemen whose identity could not be ascertained was
rushed to the Gloryland Hospital in Yenagoa for treatment. [Vanguard]