Man electrocuted while attempting to steal cables

A man was electrocuted while attempting to steal electrical cables from a substation in Kota Baru, reported Kosmo!.

The 40-year-old was believed to be in the midst of cutting a cable when he was electrocuted around noon two days ago.

According to a source, Tenaga Nasional Berhad employees who went to carry out maintenance work at the substation found the body.

The victim was believed to be a former security guard at the substation. However, he was dismissed two years ago due to disciplinary issues.