The Nigerian Police Force have confirmed the arrest of the police officer seen in a video destroying the phone of a DELSU student which he reportedly bought for N250 ,000.
As seen in the viral video, the police officer who was angry that after serving the police force for about 13 years, he is still not been able to afford such an expensive phone, smashed the phone to the ground.
According to an update by the Nigeria Police Force on Twitter, the officer has been arrested and an orderly trial has commenced.
The Nigerian Police Force tweeted:
“The commissioner of Police Delta State Command has confirmed that the police SGT reported to have harassed and embarrassed an innocent student is now in police custody.
Also, orderly trial has commenced and the preceding will bring out appropriate disciplinary action on him.”
— Nigeria Police Force (@PoliceNG) April 10, 2019