Police officer, 4 others steal transformer in Nasarawa. A 40-year-old Assistant Superintendent of Police Garba Audu and four others have been arrested for allegedly stealing a transformer. Belonging to Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) in Mararaba/Obi Junction of Nasarawa State.
Police officer, 4 others steal transformer in Nasarawa
Audu who is serving with the state police command allegedly connived with four electricity experts. Using police patrol van to vandalise the transformer. Allegedly taking advantage of power interruption in the area on that fateful day.
The police officer met his waterloo last Friday. When he and his team were arrested. By the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operating in the area.
Nasarawa state Police Public Relations Officer. Idrisu Kennedy, said operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Nasarawa arrested five suspects. Including the police officer for allegedly vandalising an electricity transformer at Obi Junction and stealing the coils.