Get Latest Tori News Alert!
Enter your email below.

Delivered by FeedBurner

Hot Stories
Recent Stories

Angry Mob Lynch Robbery Suspects In Kano

Posted by Amarachi on Fri 07th May, 2021 -

The suspects were attempting to snatch a car when they were attacked by the mob who dealt with them.


One of the suspects, Abubakar Hussain

Two robbery suspects got more than they bargained for after they were lynched by an irate mob in Yamadawa Quarter in Gwale Local Government Area of Kano State, for allegedly attempting to snatch a car on Wednesday, May 5.

The suspects identified as Abdullahi Isma’il, 24, of Sani Mainagge Quarters, in Kano metropolis and Abubakar Hussain, 24, of Kankara LGA, Katsina State, allegedly made their move while residents were breaking their Ramadan fast Wednesday evening. It reportedly drew the attention of some residents who raised an alarm.

The suspects were apprehended after the area was cordoned off following the alarm raised. Isma’il however died from injuries sustained from the lynching.

 Police spokesperson in Kano, Abdullahi Kiyawa said;

“A pistol and a knife were recovered from them. Suspects sustained various injuries on their bodies and were rushed to Murtala Mohammed Specialist hospital Kano for treatment. But Abdullahi Isma’il was confirmed dead by a medical doctor.

“The State’s Police Commissioner Sama’ila Dikko, has ordered that the case be transferred to the Criminal Investigation Department of the Command for discreet investigation."

Top Stories
Popular Stories

Stories from this Category
Recent Stories