A woman suspected to be a child kidnapper was burnt to death at Allison Junction after a mob allegedly found a list containing specification and prices of children.
According to media reports, that the suspected child kidnapper woman is said to be in her 40s
She was noticed by a meat seller and a fruit vendor at Allinson Junction, near United High School, ikorodu. The woman was acting like a mad woman but she suddenly stepped to a secluded area to receive a phone call.
When they saw it, they immediately accosted her but she couldn’t defend herself. People soon gathered and she was taken to Onyabo’s office at CAC Road.
On getting there, she was interrogated by the Deputy Chairman of Onyabo. They searched her bag and found an IPhone 7, juju ring and a list containing descriptions of children such as age range, heights and price tags.
She confessed that she came from Isolo and she was not alone. She said that others fled immediately she was caught.
The vigilantes present called the police to take the suspect but the mob, which demanded jungle justice, did not allow the operatives take the suspect.
Unfortunately, angry mob overpowered local vigilantes and police to lynch the woman.
The men hijacked the suspect and set her ablaze, adding that the security operatives were helpless.
Jungle justice is becoming very rampant in Nigeria, people just take laws into their hands without proper investigation. The government needs to savage this trending situation.