Residents of Isikalu Lane, Olodi-Apapa in the Ajegunle area of Lagos said they had yet to get over the shock of seeing a middle-aged man burnt to death by hoodlums after they accused him of theft.
PUNCH Metro learnt that the suspected thief, whose name had yet to be known, was set ablaze by the hoodlums for stealing the brain box of a vehicle in the area. The incident occurred at about 5am on Monday. Our correspondent gathered that the suspect, who was reportedly caught while making away with the item, was beaten and injured by the thugs, before they got tyres and set him on fire. Read more