Two robbery suspects have been set ablaze by an angry crowd again near the Onitsha market after a similar incident took place about two weeks ago where the robbers were also set ablaze when they tried to rob an Hausa trader at the New Tyres Market.
The incident that led to the recent jungle justice came in when the robbers trailed a women on a commercial motorcycle with money in a ‘Ghana-must-go’ bag which she was taking to he bank.
They snatched the money from the woman and shot into the air in a bid to zoom off. They had an accident with their motorcycle and a passing police patrol team overtook them.
According to Eyewitnesses, the suspects fired shots at police and the police replied but the bullets didn’t penetrate their bodies but they got overpowered by the crowd which gave them the befitting Jungle ttreatment