Angry Youths in Gboko Local Government Area of Benue State have lynched an alleged notorious criminal known as One Man Squad, said to have been terrorizing Gboko community.
A notorious criminal identified as One Man Squad who operates alone, had allegedly committed a lot of atrocities in the community and his death according to residents, will bring a big sigh of relief to them.
The victim before his death, robbed all category of persons and businesses including roadside food sellers.
An eyewitness of the mob action, who preferred anonymity, told newsmen that One Man Squad was “carrying out his usual armed robbery operation in Gboko town and upon sighting SARS, took to his heels but luck ran out on him as the youths went after him and killed him.”
“He is called One Man Squad because he operates alone. He has caused so much damage and pain to so many Gboko people. His death is a big sigh of relief to all of us,” the eyewitness said.
Confirming the incident, Spokesman of Benue Police Command, DSP. Catherine Anene, told the that the suspect was killed on Friday evening in Gboko.
But she said the police were yet to properly identify the corpse, his real name or place of origin.