Thursday, March 23

Suspected Vandal Electrocuted In Abia While Trying To Steal Transformer Parts

By Anulika Chukwu (Umunna TV)

A 30 Year Old Man Identified As Chinenye Mark From Abaye Ohanze In Obingwa Local Government Area Of Abia State, Was Today Killed While Trying To Vandalize Component Parts Of A Distribution Transformer Which Supplies Power To The Area.

The Deceased Was Found Dead Within The Enclosure Of The Transformer.

It Was Gathered That The Incident Occured At About 3am At A Sub Station In Amaorji Ukwu Also In Obingwa LGA, A Subsidiary Of Geometric Power Which Has The Sole Franchise To Supply Power To Nine Out Of 17 Local Government Areas In Abia State.

Engineer Jude Efidi, A Commercial Manager With Aba Power, Said That He Was Tampering With The High Tension Wire Without Knowing It Was Carrying Electricity.

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