were suspected cultists who raided the Police cell to free suspected armed
robbers, and as a result, were shot down by policemen on duty.
and O. Aki last week Wednesday at the Jesse Police station in Jesse, Ethiope
West Local Government Area of Delta State, a group, Idjerhe, Youth Rebirth,
have called for an unbiased investigation to unearth the truth surrounding
Jesse Kingdom and the Executive Director of Finance and Administration at the
Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Chief John
Nani, at the weekend has condemned the attack on the community police station.
the incident, insisting that the victims death was a result of extrajudicial
killing by the police to cover up their mess.
president and Doris Akowe as secretary, the group called for investigation into
the killing insisting that the story of a cult attacking the police cell was a deception.
police station and battle through policemen at the counter to free suspects.
Commissioner of Police, Delta State should step into this issue and let the
Divisional Police Officer, Edmund Knight tell them the truth, they are harmless
youths who were murdered in their prime and that is extrajudicial killing, and
we are condemning it in totality.” the petition reads.
of one of the boys who allegedly went to the police station with a battle-axe
was a lawless act, saying that it is unlikely the deceased death we’re
extrajudicial killing “how can a person go to the police station with a battle
axe to meet policemen with guns?”
to the station cell with a battle axe to free his colleagues and he was now
running away, that was why he was shot, even a vigilante man was stabbed in his
eyes and the vigilante is still receiving treatment in the hospital, and they
are still saying it’s extrajudicial killing for God sake” adding that the boy
went to the iconic statue at the roundabout and after reciting incantation, he
now came to attack the police station with a battle axe.
Chief Nani position, that cultist broke into the Jesse police station cell
attempting to free suspects, that the intruder injured a vigilante and that he
tried to disarm the police and he was shot.
aggrieved ones to head to court for justice “they attacked the police station
in Jesse and were running away when they were shot ” the Delta police
spokesperson, Onome Onowhakpoyeya said when she was contacted.