Some operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad got more than they bargained for after reportedly crushing the leg of little boy while chasing a young man they accused of being an internet fraudster.
While three of the SARS officers escaped after the incident at Ajayi Street in Agege area of Lagos State, two of the security operatives were apprehended. They were beaten by residents of the community who demanded for an explanation.
An eyewitness, Leon Dag wrote on Facebook;
These SARS officers chased a guy driving an SUV to Ajayi street, Agege. They collected his phone and labeled him a yahoo boy. While they were chasing him the SARS vehicle knocked a little boy and his legs badly broken .
Area boys noticed what had happened and accosted the officers demanding an explanation . Three of the officers ran away while two were caught and beaten. The young boy was rushed to the hospital . SARS must be stopped