Residents and onlookers in Mushin community, Lagos Mainland, were left in awe after a suspected kidnapper was set ablaze by an angry mob yesterday, Thursday, December 14, 2017.
It was learnt that the suspect, was caught around 9:30pm with a two year old girl he allegedly kidnapped. He was pounced on by an angry mob who after beating him mercilessly, further set him ablaze.
However, residents were stunned after he got up to flee while he was set on fire.
According to a Facebook user Olamilekan Omshine who was present at the scene, he narrated the incident in a post shared on his timeline.
Olamileka wrote: “An Hausa man that kidnapped a 2 year old girl was caught today, and this is what they did to him, this happened in Mushin Lagos today, right now first time am seeing someone get beaten to this extent and burnt, the most amazing tin z dat upon how dey beat and burnt dis guy, he didn’t die, From today I fear Hausa charm, they wer jex burning d fool ooo, fire jex off, d next tin heard poka poka gun shot in d air, police don come. Omo see tearing.”
“Ma slippers still dey der sef, what is this world turning to Lemme goan take ma slippers jaae.”
See photos from the scene below.