Luck ran out of a serial thief after scaling through the building backdoor
to do away with the occupants belongings. He got more than he bargained for after being apprehended for stealing in Delta state.
According to reports, the young man who is reportedly notorious for stealing – entered a house occupied by two ladies in Sapele area and allegedly stole two phones when the ladies went to have their baths.
The suspect was said to have fled immediately, before an alarm was raised.
The alleged serial thief was given a hot pursuit and caught by the residents. He was also beaten mercilessly by the mob and later dragged to the police station for necessary action.