Suspected Thief Electrocuted In Enugu

Hyacinth Chinweuba

The Enugu State Police Command, has disclosed that a yet to be identified young man of about 25 years of age was found electrocuted on 14/09/2020 at about 6:20pm.

He was suspected to be attempting to vandalize an Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) Electric Transformer located at Obinagu-Nchatancha, Emene.

Spokesman of the Command ‘ Daniel Ndukwe said, “The lifeless body of the suspect was taken to the hospital where he was confirmed dead and deposited in the mortuary.”

The Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmad AbdurRahman, while directing the launch of a thorough discreet investigation into the incident, has urged residents to remain law-abiding, vigilant and promptly report suspected persons in and around public facilities and critical assets to the nearest Police Station or by calling the Command’s hotlines on: 080320037020808667120208075390883 or 08098880172.

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