JUNGLE JUSTICE: FAMILY OF SLAIN CARPENTER ATTACK WIFE OF ARRESTED SUSPECT
Jungle justice is gradually becoming a menace which also needed to be tackled by appropriate authorities.
While the officers of the Ekiti State Police Command was working hard to arrest killers of a carpenter who was mistaken for a thief at Okujoda area of Ado Ekiti, families of the deceased overnight allegedly took laws into their hands.
Report from the community alleged that some family members of the carpenter who were aggrieved stormed the area last night and attack the wife of one of the suspects arrested by police in connection with the murder.
Report says the woman was rushed to the hospital as the irate family members promised a return for more devastating attack on everyone suspected to have been responsible for the killing of their own.
Following this threat, there has been tension in the community with residents calling for the intervention of the security agents.
When contacted, the Ekiti State Police Public Relations Officer, Sunday Abutu said the command is not aware urging the community and those concern to report the alleged reprisal attack to the police officially for prompt action.