Kogi State Police order Dino Melaye’s arrest after his guards shot a sergeant (Photos)

The Senator represent Kogi West Senator Dino Melaye has landed himself into trouble again. The Kogi State Police has ordered his arrest after his guards was allegedly shot a Police Sergeant. He has been summoned to report at the State Criminal and Investigation Department after his armed guards allegedly fired on a team of policemen on patrol duties in the state.

A police sergeant was the victim of the shooting, the police said and is recuperating in the hospital.

Kogi State Police order Dino Melaye’s arrest

According to the police statement signed by  DSP William Ovye Aya, the PRO, partly refuting Melaye’s allegation that he was shot at by the police, said on the contrary that Melaye’s guards opened fire first, with the police responding.

In his defence, Dino Melaye has taken to social media to share photos of how the Kogi STate government blocked his route while he was on his way to Yagba east to commission some projects.

According to him, his convoy avoided the blockade and claimed that over 20 bullets were fired at his jeep by a combination of policemen, men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and the military.  ”I thank God for spearing(sic) my life once again. Over 20 bullets holes on my jeep. Combination of police,SARS and military. God I thank you.

 

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