A mad man was almost lynched after he was allegedly caught with two children at Auchi, Edo State.
The man who is believed to be a mentally challenged was caught in possession of two children which he kidnapped.
According to reports, the man is a popular madman that stays around the area along Farnet road.
He was apprehended by some residents who saw him with two kids, believing that he kidnapped the two children for ritual purposes.
The residents slammed the man for pretending to be mad in order to carry out his mischevious activities in the area as they brutally descended on him and stripped him totally naked.
Meanwhile, the man was later handcuffed and taken to the police station for further investigation.