Officials of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) stormed First gate area of Ikorodu and attempted arresting a young man which lead to youths in the vicinity coming out to resist the arrest.
According to social media user, Thottie_Pimpin’ @Showzbaba, the SARS officials stormed the street which is close to LASPOTECH in Ikorodu, Lagos to abduct a youth but were stopped by many others, only for the officers to shoot at them.
In the video he shared, the SARS operatives were operating with a commercial bus, popularly known as Danfo in Lagos, although they were all dressed in uniforms and armed.
He also shared a very graphic picture of a man in a gutter with his head blasted but he is yet to confirm if this happened in during this raid from which he shared videos.
Sars came to my area to Abduct one guy in my street for no reason, we refused to allow them pass and they shot at us. First gate ikorodu, not far from laspotech.
Watch the video below.
Second clip of SARS operatives chasing the youths, after they tried resisting arrest from them.pic.twitter.com/8LVEGyQvyB
— Laila Ijeoma | Lailasnews.com (@LailaIjeoma) September 20, 2019
Recall that in August, some residents of Ikorodu also stopped some SARS officials from arresting a young man who was walking on his street, they accused him of being an internet fraudster. The residents began calling the officials who were on a raid in a commercial danfo bus, Ole(thief) before they ended up returning the belongings of the boy they had collected, let him go and drove off.