Youths Set Ablaze Police Station In Osun State

Youth of Iwo community in Osun State have set ablaze a police station in the town, over the alleged killing of a student by an officer of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force.

The student, identified as Tunde Nofiu, was said to have been in the town on vacation.

According to Punch, the student was shot dead on his way to Iwo from Olupona on Thursday night, which triggered the youth to action on Friday morning.

The name of the school of the deceased could not be ascertained as of the time of filing this report.
But it was gathered that the youths of the town gathered and set ablaze the police station on Friday morning.

When contacted via telephone, Finihan Adeoye, the Commissioner of Police in Osun State, said he could not state exactly what happened.

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