No fewer than three Cops have been taken into police custody for allegedly aiding the allege escape of some criminals in police custody at the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).
A dependable security hinted that the State Commissioner of police, AIG. Johnson Kokumo ordered the arrest of the operatives undergoing orderly room trial.
He however did not reveal the identities of the personnel.
“As I speak with you, three of the policemen who were on duty when the incident occurred are in police cell. The CP ordered their arrest. They will be arraigned in court after undergoing orderly room trial.
“The CP has also ordered manhunt on the criminal suspects and investigation into the unfortunate incident”, the source said.
He did not give details of the personnel that were involved in the incident that occurred at the weekend.
Police authorities are yet to issue official statement on the incident, which has set tongues wagging among Nigerians.
Spokesman of the State police Command, SP Chidi Nwabuzor, is yet to respond to the inquiry by our Correspondent.