Robbers dressed as vigilantes have raised a group in Yolde-Pate, a ward in Yola City, in Yola South Native Authorities Space of Adamawa State.
A resident disclosed Saturday night that the robbers invaded Ummare in Yolde-Pate and operated between 1 and 3am Saturday, going from one home to a different and robbing residents of their money, telephones and plasma TV units.
In Yola and the remainder of Adamawa State, vigilantes are recognized with uniform that comprise darkish prime and trousers with pink beret, which set them other than different residents and the common safety brokers.
“By the best way, they appeared just like the native vigilantes that we’re used to, the thieves deceived everybody at first, till their intention turned clear, and other people in many homes turned victms as they had been held hostage,” a resident, Nasiru Abubakar instructed our correspondent.
In response to Nasiru, a member of the native vigilante group mistook them for a colleague and acquired wounded within the course of.
He mentioned one Malam Isa who approached them, believing they had been colleagues, was hooked up and inflicted with machete cuts.
In the meantime, the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, mentioned no report of such incident had reached him.