By Charles Nwabardi
Three armed robbery suspects have been burnt to death at Nkpor Junction in Idemili North Local Government of Anambra State.
The suspects who dispossed their victims of their belongings were given a hot chase which led to their apprehension.
SECURITY REPORTERS.com learnt that the local Vigilante men in the Area who swiftly took them to their custody by making arrangement to convey them to a nearby police station were overpowered by the angry mob.
It would be recalled that a similar incident happened recently at Obosi in the same Idemili North Local Government where a young man in his mid 20s also received jungle justice meted out by some angry youths in the Community for stealing.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of Anambra State Police Command, Ikenga Tochukwu who confirmed the incident on Thursday said that the robbery took place at 11.45am at Nkpor Roundabout by Ogidi.
Furthermore, the PPRO said that the robbers accosted their victims and dispossed them of their personal belongings.
” During the hot chase by the angry mob, three members of the gang were apprehended, lynched and set ablaze” said Tochukwu.