Two suspected thieves got quite they bargained for when they were nabbed by angry residents in Benin town, Edo state.
It was gathered that the suspects had been terrorising the residents of Sakponba road in Benin space, by stealing from market ladies and snatching phones in the dark before their capture.
According to reports, the young men met their Waterloo when going for a theft operation on Sunday night wherever they allegedly scarf Associate in Nursing iPhone half dozen and a laptop computer.
The suspects were nabbed by youths of the realm on Monday morning (yesterday) as they descended on them and beat them unmercifully.
In the course of the jungle justice, one among them was lynched to death before the police arrived