A police Sergeant, Jude Nwadudu, has been found dead in a hotel at Iju, a Lagos suburb, THE NATION has reported. Nwadudu was said to have gone there with a female friend at Easter.
THE NATION gathered that Nwadudu slipped in the restroom and hit his head on the floor. The woman raised alarm when he became unconscious. The father of four was rushed to a nearby hospital, from where he was transferred to Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) at Idi Araba. He died on Easter Sunday.
His companion was invited for questioning and was released after writing her statement.
THE NATION learnt that the late Nwadudu, whose wife is also a Sergeant, was recently transferred to the Special Anti-Robbery Sqaud (SARS) headquarters of the Lagos State Police Command from Kogi state.
Police spokesperson, Dolapo Badmos, a Superintendent (SP), said the deceased “has just been transferred to Lagos State Command and on resumption, he got health issues and has been receiving treatment in the hospital before he died.”