Police informant found dead in Lagos ocean
The body of an informant identified as Wale Kalejaiye who went missing during an attack on police personnel in the Akodo area of Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos state has been recovered by police officers at the Akodo Police Station.
Reports disclosed that the informant, Kalejaiye last week Monday led a team of police officers to the community to arrest some suspected hoodlums notorious for terrorizing residents of the area.
According to report, the police arrested three suspects identified by Kalejaiye and were in their way out of the community when he identified another one.
The arrest of the fourth suspect had been effected by the police when a group of hoodlums attacked, overpowered them and then kidnapped Kaleyaiye.
The body of the informant, Kalejaiye was on Friday, February 5 at about 11pm found floating at the Segun Beach area after days of searching for him.
His body has since been deposited at the state morgue where an autopsy is expected to be carried out.
As at the time of filing this report, the state police command is yet to comment on this sad development.