57-Year Old Woman Allegedly Stabs Police Officer With Broken Bottle
A 57 -year-old woman, Elizabeth Oyindo, who allegedly stabbed a police officer with a broken bottle was on Friday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
Oyindo, who resides at Ijaiye Ojokoro was arraigned on a three-count charge of conspiracy, breach of peace and assault.
The prosecutor, Sgt. Mr. Godwin Awase, had told the court that the suspect committed the offences on Jan.17 at her residence.
He said that the accused and others, still at large, conspired to assault a police officer, Francis Azuruna, with a broken bottle.
“The accused stabbed the complainant with a bottle while performing his lawful duty,” the prosecutor said.
Awase said the complainant was sent to the house of the accused to restore peace between her and some staff of electricity company when he was assaulted.
“The Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) wanted to disconnect electricity supply to the apartment of the accused for owing.