A 28-year-old welder, Mr. Ndifreke Ibuotenang
claimed that he was brutalised on Thursday
by policemen attached to Mkpat Enin Police
Division in Akwa Ibom State.
Ibuotenang said he was returning from where he
went to drink palm wine around 9pm, when the
same police team accosted him and beat him to a
Ibuotenang’s two eyes had been seriously affected.
He said he was revived, detained and released
after the payment of N10,000 bail.
The state Police Commissioner, Mr. Murtala Mani,
said the police had already commenced
investigation into the case.
Mani explained that all the policemen that were on
patrol from the station at the time were in detention
at the police headquarters in the state.