Joseph Agugom and Paul Agugom were descended on by a mob after a woman, Justina Emmanuel and her daughter, Munachisom Agugom were being transported in a vehicle.
The mob however got it totally wrong as both men were carrying the woman, who was reported to be mentally ill to the hospital.
The two men had received beatings from the mob before being taken to the Police station where they explained the exact situation of things.
Individuals on the street had almost lynched the two men after the woman, confirmed to be mentally unstable raised an alarm that her husband and his brother are ritualists.
The woman accused one of the victims of the mob attack, her husband of killing their other two kids for money rituals but investigations have revealed they were false information as the two kids were at the Police station to further prove the woman wrong.
Lagos Police has launched a manhunt for those who spearheaded and were in the mob.