By CrossRiverWatch Admin
Mrs. Kate Agbor, a resident of Calabar has written to the state Commissioner of Police CP, disclosing that an Assistant Commissioner of Police, (ACP) Stephen Udeme Brown, attempted to rape her.
Mrs. Agbor, in a complaint letter signed by her solicitor, James Ibor Esq said ACP Brown has also demanded bribes from her. Mrs. Agbor, in the letter also accused the Senior Police Officer of abuse of office.
According to the letter, trouble began when Mrs. Agbor’s son, Frederick Naku was accused of rape.
The lawyer explained in his letter that, “It is our client’s brief that sometime ago, there was a neighborhood altercation which led to a malicious rape accusation against our client’s son, Mr. Frederick Naku.
“Flowing from the incident, an investigation was conducted in that regard and the matter transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID) Calabar, Cross River State, where ACP Stephen Udeme Brown demanded that the matter be handled by him, personally.
“It is also our client’s brief that ACP Stephen Udeme Brown, has made repeated demands for bribes in form of monetary payments from our client in a bid to secure the termination of the case against her son, a case in which investigations already show, was borne out of malicious intent, baseless and without any merit whatsoever.
“On Saturday, August 1, 2020, the said ACP Stephen Udeme Brown, invited our client to the Police Officers’ Mess in Calabar where he attempted to have sexual intercourse with our client, an event that was recorded by our client as proof of the unreasonable, unconscionable and unprofessional conduct of ACP Stephen Udeme Brown, a police officer sworn to protect and uphold the tenets of law and order.
“Despite his improper conduct, the said ACP. Stephen Udeme Brown continues to demand financial gratification from our client and is unlikely to comport himself professionally in the course of this matter in the event that his demands are not complied with.”
She has urged the CP to investigate the matter, and take appropriate action accordingly for the sake of justice, professionalism and the good name of the Police Force.
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