In the late hours of Saturday, luck ran out of phone thieves in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, as a young man they forcefully collected phone at gunpoint later regrouped and went in search of the bandits.
According to the information made available to our reporter, the victim peaceful submitted the phone when they pulled out guns.
Our reporter gathered the crowd that this group of boys have been disturbing residents of C line, Maitama, in Ewet Housing Estate. The gang specialised in snatching of phones and other valuable items at gunpoint.
They where lucky to be rescued by men of the Nigerian Police force who appeared on time to safe them from the hands of the aggrieved residents who were ready to take laws into their hands in order to curb the menace.
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