DAILYKENN.com -- A carjacker died after being beaten by a mob after he stole a car with three children inside. Reports say the children's mother and her boyfriend chased the car. Her boyfriend pulled the 54-year-old carjacker out of the vehicle and was joined by others from the neighborhood giving the suspect a thumping. He later died in the hospital.
According to news.sky.com, "Local resident Kabreeze Sheed said: 'What happened was tragic but it's understandable.'"
It is not known why the mother left three young children unattended in a vehicle allowing them to be kidnapped. The crime reportedly occurred outside a pizza store.
Philadelphia is 42.6 percent black. It is not known if the victim and his attackers were black.
Lynching occurs when a mob takes the life of a suspect without a legal trial.
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