A Physically challenged person (dwarf) simply identified as Anayo, escaped lynching by whiskers as he was accused of causing the disappearance of the manhood of a man whom he shook hands with.
He was beaten to a pulp by an irate mob before the arrival of the police who rescued him.
A statement by the spokesman of Enugu state police command, Superintendent Ebere Amaraizu said the alleged victim gave his name as Sunday Ebubechukwu.
According to the statement “The Enugu state command of the Nigeria police force through its operatives of Ogui Division are trying to unravel the mystery surrounding an alleged complaint of the feeling of weakness of a male genital organ of a man shortly after his handshake with a man in Enugu.
The alleged victim Sunday Ebubechukwu of Obiagu axis of Ogui Enugu had raised an alarm which had attracted sympathizers to the scene at Obiagu on the ground that someone whom he allegedly had a handshake with, may have caused the instant weakness of his manhood thereby causing his manhood to disappear, the statement noted.
It, however, said that instantly prompted sympathizers around and descended heavily on the alleged suspect identified as Anayo.
A full-scale investigation has begun over the alleged incident.”