The police in Katsina State have arrested two suspected two cable thieves in the state.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Police’s Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah and made available to newsmen including Katsina Post.
Below is the police statement:
ARREST OF SUSPECTED KEDCO CABLES VANDALS:
On 09/01/2018 at about 01:50hrs, Police patrol team attached to GRA Division, Katsina while on routine patrol succeeded in arresting one Salim Salisu, ‘m’, aged 18yrs of Dallage road, GRA, Katsina while in the act of cutting off an electricity transmission cable attached to a transformer inside GRA, Katsina.
In the course of the investigation, the suspect confessed to the commission of the offense while one Ibrahim Umar, ‘m’, aged 25yrs of Kofar Durbi, Katsina was also arrested as his accomplice in crime.
One heavy transformer cable of about 4metres long was recovered from the suspect.