The Lagos State Command of the Nigeria Policeon Sunday recorded a painful loss of a senior officer, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Osung Ekpo.
Ekpo who was the Area K Commander, Morogbo drowned on Sunday night in a swimming pool located inside La Avalon Hotel in Lekki.
He was said to have gone there with some of his friends to celebrate Valentine’s Day but died in mysterious circumstance.
Renowned for his doggedness in tackling criminals, particularly the alleged One Million Boys who had unleashed mayhem on communities under his command, he was said to have been rushed to a nearby hospital in Ajah, where he was confirmed dead.
Although the exact time he drowned could not be ascertained, it was learnt that the Area J police command received the signal at about 8pm and rushed to the hotel.