An angry mob in Calabar has set a suspected thief ablaze for snatching a bag.
An eyewitness told Cross River Watch, that the jungle justice happened in the early hours of Wednesday.
“Just this morning, he snatched a handbag from a woman who was going to her business along Utibe by New Airport. He was with jaz (charms, talisman) on his waist which prevented the people from beating him. He actually escaped into a moving Keke but the driver didn’t know he drove him to the next street, Usoro. Them burn am close to Utibe street by New Airport. The Keke man had to jump off the keke soon as he discovered that he is a thief, which give way to the street boys.” he said.