Some alleged kidnappers in the Epe area of Lagos were caught just as they were trying to get away with their crime.
In a report sent to Naij it was alleged that the criminals consisting of one female and two men were apprehended by residents and stripped naked.
Some of the people suggested setting the kidnappers on fire although it was not known if this threat was carried out.
In a post and photos shared on social media page,APCTV reported that residents apprehended the kidnappers after they had taken a victim.
The kidnappers were stripped and possibly beaten while their vehicle was also destroyed.
Nigerians reacted to the incidents with some noting that human ritual was usually on the rise towards the end of the year.