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Car snatcher mobbed after stolen vehicle broke down

24 March 2015, 15:08

Lagos - A car snatcher identified as Emmanuel Chukwunonso was mobbed after the car he stole developed a gear problem few metres away from the robbery scene, Punch reports.

Emmanuel and a friend identified as Chima, who is at large had snatched the Honda Accord car from two ladies using a toy gun in the Lekki area of Lagos state before it developed a gear problem close to the robbery scene.

Also read: Nasarawa residents tired of armed robbers

The twenty-four-year-old former Imo resident said as soon as the car stopped, a mob swept on them, but his accomplice, Chima was to able to escape, leaving him to face the the mob.

The police were said to be on the trail of the other suspect, while the stolen Honda Accord had been returned to its owner - a woman identified simply as Agonoma.

Read more at Punch

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