Police Allegedly arrest 11-Year-Old Boy For Reportedly Attacking A Police Station And Declaring Himself IGP

An 11 year old boy has allegedly been arrested by the Edo State Police have for his alleged involvement in the attack by hoodlums on a police station at Evbuotubu area of Benin City.

Recall that hoodlums under the guise of #EndSARS protests, attacked Oba Market Police station, Ugbekun Police Station and Idogbo Police station last Monday and carted away police uniforms as well as arms and ammunitions from the armory.

Reporting the new development, Human Rights Advocate, Kola Edokpayi and senior News reporter with the Edo Broadcasting Service, Festus Alenkhe, said the young boy was arrested for allegedly Oba Market police station in company of the hoodlums.

After the attack, the underage boy was said to have worn the uniform of a police sergeant and declared himself as the Inspector General of Police (IGP).

The unidentified lady then reportedly paraded himself around Benin metropolis in the uniform, bragging about his new status.

He was subsequently arrested, paraded and will be arraigned in a juvenile court soon.

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