Jungle Justice: Thief Murdered in Gwantu for Stealing Motorcycle
We received a report about a young man that was murdered in Gwantu, Sanga Local Government Area (LGA) on Thursday September 29th, 2016 for stealing a bike (Motorcycle). The man who was reportedly bailed for N50,000 out of prison on Monday the September 26th, 2016 was said to have met his water-loo on Thursday September 29th, 2016.
The man who ran out of luck again met hi unfortunately end after he was massively beaten to death by an angry youths for stealing a bike (Bajaj motor cycle). The unfortunate event happened when the young man was intercepted by a massive crowd on a market day and was immediately lynched and burnt.
This is not a common seen in Sanga LGA, an area recently ravaged by killings and arson by unknown gunmen suspected to be marauding Fulani herdsmen. Gwantu is however plagued in recent times by bike theft. Family sources have it that the deceased left behind a wife and two kids.