A man was found dead yesterday electrocuted in near a transformer at Makera Housing estate located along Daura Road Katsina while attempting to steal transformer parts.
According to our sources, the dead body believed to be of one of the notorious transform parts thieves was found in the early hours of today Thursday the 30th of August, 2018 by the residents of the estate.
The dead person was found to be wearing electric gloves and with some electricians gadgets is assumed to be electrocuted while he was trying to steal some of the transformer parts when light was back in the area around 3am.
Men of the Katsina State Police Command have taken the corpse for further investigation.
Source: Katsina Post