Mob Sets Suspected Criminal Ablaze in Warri


Monday Osayande in Warri

An angry mob on Monday set ablaze a middle-aged man, Emma Blue, suspected to be a criminal in Warri Delta State.

The deceased was burnt to death at the First Marine gate junction on Warri/Sapel road, Warri South Local Government Area of State.

The alleged criminal was said to have been picked up by the mob on Sunday night and held in custody till Monday before he was burnt to death.

The incident caused heavy traffic gridlock on the busy Warri/Sapele road while onlookers watched pitifully.