Suspected Cable Thief Electrocuted In Ogun (video)

Suspected cable thief electrocuted in Ogun (video)

The lifeless physique of a yet-to-be acknowledged man has been found on {an electrical} power pole in Kobape neighborhood in Obafemi/Owode native authorities area of Ogun State.


It was gathered that residents of the neighborhood discovered the corpse on Sunday morning, November 21. 


No individual knew why the individual decided to climb the pole since he was not an official of {an electrical} power producing or distribution agency.


Whereas some talked about the individual might want to have climbed the pole to commit suicide others opined that he may have been making an attempt to steal cable when he purchased electrocuted.


“We wakened this morning to see the corpse of an individual on {the electrical} power pole. The demise of the individual is mysterious. We didn’t understand how he died. Maybe, he wished to commit suicide or he wished to steal cables. Solely God is conscious of,” an eyewitness instructed newsmen. 


However, spokesperson of the State Police Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident to newsmen, talked about that the individual had tried to steal electrical power cables. 


“The individual climbed the pole, presumably he wished to steal the wires. I don’t assume he wished to commit suicide, because of he has scale back numerous the wires. If he wished to commit suicide, he solely wished to climb the pole and preserve the naked wire,” the PPRO mentioned.


“In response to the info at my disposal, he has scale back numerous the wires. Maybe there was sudden power present when he was slicing the cables,” Oyeyemi added.


Oyeyemi talked about that the corpse has been eradicated by the police whereas the case stays to be being investigated. 


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