The Nigerian Police Force have confirmed the arrest of the police officer seen in a video destroying the phone of a Delta State University student which he reportedly bought for N250 ,000.
As seen in the viral video, the policer officer smashed the phone on the ground with anger as he wondered why after serving the police force for about 13 years, he is stiil not able to afford such an expensive phone.
According to an update by the Nigeria Police Force on Twitter, an orderly trial has commenced since the officer’s arrest.
The Nigerian Police Force tweeted:
“The commissioner of Police Delta State Command has confirmed that the police SGT reported to have harrassed and embarrassed an innocent student is now in police custody.
Also, orderly trial has commenced and the preceding will bring out appropriate disciplinary action on him.”