Ghana News

Navrongo: Angry mob burns three to death for attempt to steal cattle.-Photos

Some three persons have been burnt beyond recognition by an angry mob following an attempt to steal cattle in Biu in the Kassena-Nankana District of the Upper East Region.

They were arrested by the mob on Friday, June 18 and lynched before being set ablaze.

According to a police report, by the time law-enforcement officers got to the scene, the three bodies had been charred beyond recognition.

A tricycle and a motorbike were were also burnt alongside the suspected cattle thieves, police say.

Navrongo: Angry mob burns three to death for attempt to steal cattle. 51
Navrongo: Angry mob burns three to death for attempt to steal cattle. 52

The names of two of the deceased have been given as Peter Ayeleguni, 40, and Emmanuel Kofi Sewor, 28.

A third, believed to be a Fulani, is yet to be identified.

According to the police, investigations are underway to bring the perpetrators to book.

The bodies have, however, been deposited at the War Memorial Hospital in Navrongo for preservation and autopsy.

Website Design Flyer by Digitrust Ghana

Send Your Stories to email: editor@mynewsghana.com or Whatsapp: 0576270779

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button

Ad Blocker Detected

Please use a different browser like chrome or safari for better experience