A Twitter user has taken to the platform to recount how a man who was accused of trying to abduct his own child who was crying.

He narrated the encounter following the gruesome murder of the  200-level student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education Sokoto on Thursday May 12 by a mob.

In a Twitter thread, the user recounted how his family friend was killed in front of his children after he was wrongly accused of attempting to steal his own child.

According to Barade, the deceased went to the mosque to pray with two of his children. While at the mosque, one of the children began to cry because he wanted his father to buy him sweet. He said suddenly someone shouted he was about to steal the children and he was immediately mobbed and killed.

Read The Thread Below;

Man Shares Heartbreaking Story Of How A Father Was Killed By A Mob Who Wrongly Accused Him Of Attempting To Abduct His Crying ChildMan Shares Heartbreaking Story Of How A Father Was Killed By A Mob Who Wrongly Accused Him Of Attempting To Abduct His Crying Child