A suspected thief received a mob justice after he was caught stealing at around 2am in Mufakose.
The man, was apprehended in the early morning at Mufakose Flats.
Witnesses said he was in the process of stealing a 32-inch television and two litres of cooking oil.
“Abatwa atora tv ne2litres of cooking oil.
“His name is not known but there have been some burglary cases in the past weeks.
“We suspect he is part of such a syndicate,” said the witness.
He was later taken to Marimba police.