Two men have been arrested by operatives of the Adamawa State Police Command for vandalising armoured cables connecting electricity to a treatment plant in the state.
Spokesman of the command, Suleiman Yahaya Nguroje disclosed this in a statement posted on the command’s X handle.
The statement read, “Operatives of Adamawa State Police Command attached to Dougirei Divisional Police Headquarters, while on a confidence-building patrol along Boronji Water Treatment plant, behind Government House, Yola, responded to a distress call from the manager of the water treatment plant and arrested a 17years old Emmanuel Joseph and 25years Yohanna Sulei all resident of Boronji Yola North.
“The suspects conspired and vandalised armoured cables connecting light to the treatment plant resulting in shutting down of water supply.
“Investigation so far reveals that the suspects are collaborating with some yet-to-be-arrested receivers who equally benefit even more from the services of the water treatment plant.”