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Vigilante group arrests two hoodlums attempting to burgle shops in Edo



Members of a vigilante group on Tuesday arrested two hoodlums while trying to break into people’s shops in Benin City, Edo State.

The vigilante men spotted the four-man gang while trying to burgle the shops at Adolor area, opposite the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) during the curfew hours.

READ ALSO: Edo govt declares indefinite curfew following jailbreak

They caught two while the other two managed to escape from the scene.

The Edo State government imposed a 24- hour curfew in the state after suspected hoodlums attacked two correctional facilities and freed several inmates from the cells.

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