An armed robbery suspect has been burnt to death in Lagos by an angry mob after he fell off a motorcycle while running away from a crime scene.
The incident happened on Monday, April 11, 2016, in the Abule Ado, Satellite Townof the state. It was reported that the suspect had already been shot in the leg by the police.
According to Punch, the suspect is a member three-man gang that had broken into a store and carted away phones.
A female motorist identified as Okere who witnessed the public lynching narrated her account on Twitter.
She wrote, “My welcome to Lagos on Monday was to see people burning a thief on the Mile 2 road. It was bad. They could have just taken him to a police station.”