Two suspected robbers were set ablaze by some residents in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
The unfortunate incident occurred around 10.pm on Wednesday.
Dailypost reports that a motorcycle which belonged to the suspects was also set ablaze by the residents.
The incident occurred few meters away from Sango Police barracks, along the Sango-Eleyele Road.
The actual offence allegedly committed by the suspects has not been revealed as of the time of filing this report on Thursday.
It was observed that the remains of the suspects are still at the road leading to Eleyele from Sango.
Some of those who spoke on the condition of anonymity explained that some residents raised an alarm which attracted people who were still awake.
They said the angry residents swung into action by embarking on jungle justice.