A mob in Mzuzu yesterday gave a madman in the city a good beating, seriously injuring him such that he had to be taken to hospital by police officers.
According to as source, the madman attracted the wrath of the mob after they saw him beating an old woman.
Malawi24 understands that the mentally ill man has a habit of beating people up for no reason. Yesterday, he met the old woman who was minding her own business at clock tower. The madman grabbed the woman and started to hit her.
This angered onlookers who turned on the madman and beat him up to give him a lesson.
Later, police came and took both the madman and the senior citizen to hospital.