Six individuals have been detained for allegedly slicing a cane into the anus of a thief who broke into a shop in Agogo, Ashanti Region’s Asante Akyem North Municipality.
The victim, Enock, 16, is accused of breaking into the shop but was apprehended and had his wrists and legs bound. After that, the six pressed a stick (cane) into his anus. The unusual behavior, which was captured on film, went viral on social media, prompting the offenders’ arrest.
Kofi Asadu, 29, Francis Obeng Amoako, 79, Obeng Mensah, 30, Osei Bonsu, 53, Boakye Dankwa, 65, and Kwasi Marfo, 24 were the perpetrators, according to the Konongo Divisional Police Commander, Chief Superitendent Shaibu. They were charged with assault and remanded until their next court appearance on Tuesday, July 27.