Mumbai: In an incident of mob-lynching in Mumbai, a 30-year-old man was beaten to death on Friday as the locals thrashed him after he was caught stealing mobile in Santacruz area.

Santacruz Police immediately swung into action and the victim has been identified as Saijjad Khan.

According to reports, the incident took place at Muktanand Park in Santacruz. Mumbai Police have booked six people in the matter. However, it is yet to be ascertained if the accused have been arrested by the police.

According to reports, Khan tried to steal the mobile of one of the labourers working at a construction site in the park.

More details are awaited.