Angry mob have beaten two suspected POS armed robbers to stupor in the Delta community of Ughelli after they tried robbing a female operator armed with a gun as she raised an alarm.
OsmekNews gathered that, the POS robbers were arrested at Onoharigho street after the female victim held one of the suspects on his trousers despite threat to shoot the operator after which youths in their numbers chased them to a lonely street with clubs and machete cuts on their body.
When contacted, the Delta police spokesperson Edafe Bright said the timely intervention of policemen from the Ughelli area command prevented the angry youths from setting the suspects ablaze.
A third suspect according to the police spokesperson escaped with their operational motorcycle and a cut-to-size gun, leaving the two suspects in a pool of blood.
The suspects are presently being detained at the police area command in Ughelli, while efforts are on to arrest the fleeing suspect according to the police public relations officer.