Mob Beats Suspected Car Snatcher To Death In Katsina
A suspected robber was on Saturday beaten to death by an angry mob in the Charanchi Local Government Area of Katsina State.
The deceased, along with four other members of the gang, had reportedly robbed a 52-year-old man, Alhaji Usman Abdulmumini, of his Honda car, valued at N2.6m.
Sources revealed that the hoodlums descended on Abdulmumini while he was supervising his farm in the nearby Kankia Local Government Area of the state.
It was learnt that the police received a distress call after the car was snatched.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah, who confirmed the incident, said on sighting the police team, the robbers attempted to reverse the car and speed off.