Barely 24 hours after it was announced that a female lawyer, Bolanle Raheem based in Lagos, Nigeria was shot and killed by a police officer on Christmas eve, the identity of the officer is now known to the public.
The officer involved in the shooting has been identified as Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Drambi Vandi attached to the Ajah Police Station.
According to reports, the trigger-happy officer allegedly shot the lawyer in the Ajah area of the state while she was driving with her husband.
Bolanle Raheem who was rushed to a hospital after the shooting was pronounced dead by medics on arrival.
Confirming the incident, Benjamin Hundeyin, Lagos police command spokesperson said the suspect is an Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), adding that the officer and two others had been arrested.