Two Armored cable Thieves Tairu Bello and Bishir Abubakar has been arrested by the Lagos state Rapid Response Squad, after the 2 vandalized and was making away with t240mm armored cable bounded in three rolls at about 5am today December 3.
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The cable thieves whose names and ages were given as, Tairu Bello (31) and Bishir Abubakar (32) respectively, were arrested around Idi – Iroko very close to Anthony Village as they were loading the three rolls of 240mm cable into a Danfo bus.
They were intercepted and interrogated by the Police, during which they confirmed the cables which lengths were estimated be me around 160 feet, were dug out of the ground at Idi Iroko
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They two also confessed that they were moving it to Mile-12 from where they intend to transport it to Owode Onirin.
Also recovered from the vandals were two shovels, 2 diggers, saw blade, hammer and chisel.
The Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu has directed the Commander, Rapid Response Squad (RRS), CSP Yinka Egbeyemi, to charge the suspects to court.