Feb 11, 2016 – Man Drowns While Attempting To Steal Pumping Machine Inside Well In Alagbado Lagos
An unidentified thief passed away early this morning at 3/5 Modupe Ajayi Close in Alagbado area of Lagos while he was trying to steal a pumping machine in a well.
The landlord of the house, Jonathan Adeboye said a mopol woke him up around midnight saying he heard a loud sound of an object that fell into the well.
“When we rushed out to see what it was, we heard someone’s voice inside the well crying for help so we quickly put a call across to the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of Alagbado Police Station Mr. Ilori Adepoju.
Fire service officials at Alausa were quickly called in and within a short time the fire service officials arrived.
But the man died before they could rescue him.
What a sad end!!