Three men have been arrested for vandalizing the mast belonging to a telecommunication company in Remo axis of Ogun State.
The suspects, Balogun Lukman, Sunday Kayode and Atanda Abiodun, of Lagos residential address, were arrested at Ode Remo last Friday, by a police patrol team from Ishara division led by the Divisional Police Officer, Yusuf Taiwo.
Spokesman of the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the suspects came with a blue colour ford bus marked NRK 842 XA around 2am.
Oyeyemi said the suspects had vandalized parts of the mast, which includes three heavy duty batteries and small cutters before they were arrested by the police.
The spokesman explained that the suspects numbering five, on sighting policemen, took to their heel but were pursued and arrested by the policemen, while two amongst them escaped.
The Commissioner of Police Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered a full scale investigation into the case with the view of arresting the escaped suspects and charges them to court as soon as possible.