Suspected bandits numbering three have reportedly been lynched and burnt to death in Magamar Jibia town in Jibia council area of Katsina state.
Daily Trust broke the news that the incident happened around 11:25 pm, shortly after the unknown gunmen invaded the town and attacked the house of an unnamed man.
It was gathered that the man, on sighting them, raised an alarm which led to the mobilization and confrontation of the bandits by locals of the area.
An eyewitness said;
“I saw the corpses of two of the suspected bandits burnt beyond recognition and dumped at the Magama junction, but the third person, who was said to be in army uniform, was said to be taken away by the policemen.”