An electrical cable thief met his untimely death while attempting to steal a transformer cable, as he wasn’t deterred by the danger he was putting himself through.
The yet-to-be-identified man was immediately electrocuted during the course of his operation. The incident was reported to have happened in Delta State.
According to reports, the incident occurred in the wee hours of Sunday during a black in the area.
But, unfortunately for him, power was restored while he was in action and he died in the process.
His body has been deposited at the morgue.