An 18-year-old boy identified as Francis has been lynched for allegedly raping and killing a married woman in Itabono Owukpa, Ogbadibo LGA of Benue State.
IDOMA VOICE gathered that the incident happened on Thursday afternoon.
A resident of the community, Onoja, identified the victim as one Mrs Maria Ameh from Aroga family.
It was gathered that the suspect allegedly ambushed his victim who was fetching firewood to prepare lunch for her husband.
The suspect confessed that they were three in number who killed the victim after raping her in the bush.
Angered by the development, elders and youths of the community descended on the boy and lynched him.
One of the suspect is already in police custody in Ukwo.
More to come…