By Mwangi Matemo
A suspected motorbike thief has been lynched by an angry mob in Witeithie estate in Juja Sub-County, Kiambu County.
The suspect and his accomplice who managed to escape on the motorbike had allegedly robbed off a rider in Meru last night was cornered as he attempted to flee on foot after jumping from the moving bike. They were said to be trailed by bodaboda operators from Meru.
The mob vowed to pursue the other suspect .
The deceased was beaten with crude weapons before being set ablaze.
Incidents of insecurity are rising in spite of the spirited efforts made by local security agencies to contain the situation.
By the time of going to press the body of the suspect had not been collected.