The incident reportedly happened in Imiringi, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.

According to the report given by the man and other witnesses at the scene, the good Samaritan was hit in the face with a stone by the irate mother.

It was gathered that the mother of the children had on several occasions assaulted her offspring.

So, when the concerned neighbor intervened, she threw a big stone at him. The matter was reported to the police, but the suspect escaped before their arrival.

The children who looked unkempt and sick were taken into protective custody by state authorities.

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