A middle aged woman in her late 30s was on Thursday night beaten to stupor by an angry mob in Ile-Ife, State of Osun.
The suspect who identified herself as “Iya Funke” was alleged to have stolen #5000 from a shop at Ojoyin community in the town.
She was pounced on beaten mercilessly, dangerous weapons like axe, burning stick among others were used to beat her to stupor.”
“She was however rescued by community leaders who prevented her from being lynched.”
As at the time of filing this report, the woman was rescued by the community leaders and has since been taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.