The Nigerian Police Force has supposedly commenced an investigation to first of all to determine the authenticity of a viral video where some its personnel extorting money from motorists using a POS machine to drain money from their ATM cards from a member of the public.
Secondly if true it hopes to identify the culprits.
This was disclosed in a statement released by the Nigerian Police Force on Friday
The statement read: “The Nigerian Police Force has commenced investigations to unravel the authenticity of the video, location of incident and identity of persons captured in the viral video where some persons in Police uniform were captured, allegedly with POS machine and demanding ATM card from a member of the public.”
“The IGP condemns all acts of corruption by Public Servants, particularly Police officers and is committed to bringing to book any officer found wanting in this regard.”
The police also urged members of the public to send relevant information that could assist Police investigators via email to [email protected] or kindly DM @policeNG.
The statement also added that the Inspector General of Police condemned all acts of corruption and committed to ensuring any officer found guilty face the wrath of the law.