On Sunday, 17th of July 2015, two men who were suspected of kidnapping activities were mercilessly burnt beyond identification in Benue state. The incident happened at Bristow Roundabout in Gboko area of the state.
According to reports, the men were caught while they were about kidnapping a woman in the area. The angry mob meted out a jungle justice on them. Fortunately for one of the members of the kidnapping syndicate, the police pounced into the scene when he was about been burnt. He was rescued from the torturing hands of the mob but taken to the police station.