The Lagos operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) have reportedly killed a young boy who was watching a football match in Lagos, after he was hit by a stray bullet.
According to reports, the sad incident happened Sunday afternoon at Olu Aboderin Street, Onipetesi, Lagos State.
The victim was reportedly watching the English Premier League match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspurs.
According to an eyewitness, the officers had come to the area to arrest a guy on dreadlocks. He alleged that they started shooting sporadically after the arrest, only for one of the bullets to hit the boy.
The victim was subsequently rushed to the general hospital in Ikeja, where he was confirmed dead.
@segalink SARS just shot a guy at Onipetesi junction. He was hit by a stray bullet. He was watching Liv VS tot match. The guy is being taken to general hospital. I weep for my country pic.twitter.com/X7NuDA1SRO
— Nwakibie (@francs008) March 31, 2019
May his soul rest in perfect peace!