A suspected thug was on Monday burnt down by angry residents while on a robbery mission in Mihang’o Kayole.
The thug who was in the company of his colleague who escaped was accosted by irate residents and was set on fire on his motorbike.
One gun was recovered from him by police.
The police who arrived at the scene of crime later on, were however unable to save him from the blazing fire.
According to the residents, the thug claimed to have hailed from Dandora before he met his death.