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Angry mob sets ‘burglar’ ablaze in Warri

An angry mob on early Saturday morning set a suspected burglar ablaze in Warri, Delta state.

The suspect was burnt alive by Cinema Site Roundabout in Okumagba Avenue, Warri South council area.

According to residents, the suspect was caught while breaking into a house in the area.

He was said to have successfully burgled other homes before running out of luck.

In a video seen by our reporter, a crowd gathered at the scene, staring at the burnt corpse.

Policemen from the ‘B’ Division Warri, who got a hint of the incident were deployed to the scene to ensure calm and vehicular movement.

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