The Lagos State Police Command said it arrested the cop that allegedly shot his ex lover, Joy Eze at Opebi, Ikeja.
On October 8, Sergeant Eze Aiwansone, the suspect, who is attached to the Special Protection Unit (SPU) allegedly shot his lover after inviting her on a date.
Spokesman Olumuyiwa Adejobi said in a statement on Thursday evening said, the suspect fled after allegedly committing the crime, the suspect was later arrested by his elder brother, who is a Police inspector after which he handed him over to the Command.
“The State CID Panti has taken over the case on the instruction of the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, for further investigation.
“The Commissioner of Police has warned police personnel in Lagos State to desist from any act that can tarnish the image of the police; and be committed to the principles of Community Policing for better service delivery and public safety in the state,” said Adejobi.