Five men were burnt to death after they allegedly attempted to snatch a tricycle from it operator in Onitsha, Anambra State.
EReporterNews gathered that the incident occurred on Saturday, March 25, 2023 at old Nkpor road, close to the headquarters of People’s Club, Onitsha, Anambra State.
An eyewitness said the men tried to snatch a tricycle from the owner in broad daylight when they ran out of luck and were caught.
“Mob who gathered after the men were rounded up, refused the advice of some people to call in the police. They first started by striping the men naked and beating them up, and eventually, some people brought old tyres and fuel, and they were set ablaze. It was a very bad sight today, as everyone watched and supervised, while the men burnt to death,” the eyewitness said.