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Angry youths burn gunmen to death in Kano



Some gunmen suspected to be armed robbers have been burnt alive by angry youths at Rimi village in Sumaila Local Government Area of Kano state.

According to reports, the armed men stormed Rimi town but were repelled by the youths.

While two of them were caught, one escaped. The two suspects were beaten and then burnt to death.

Kano police spokesperson, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa confirmed the incident, and revealed that when police arrived the scene, they found that the robbers were burnt to ashes and they evacuated their remains to hospital.

Kiyawa said; “We have recovered knives and other weapons believed to belong to the deceased suspects.

“As of now, the state’s Commissioner of Police, Samaila Shuaibu Dikko, has ordered a thorough investigation into the matter.”

He urged residents of the state to desist from taking law into their hands in order to avoid killing innocent persons.

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