A motor thief nearly lynched by an angry mob at Assin Adiembra.
A suspected motorbike thief was nearly lynched by an angry mob at Assin Adiembra in the Assin South District of the Central Region.
With the timely intervention of the police at Assin Aworoso his life was saved. The suspect is currently on admission at St. Francis Xavier Hospital in Assin Fosu receiving treatment with handcuffs tied to the hospital bed.
Information gathered by Rich Fm and Peace Fm reporter Oscar Adawu Dadzie suggests he stole the motorbike from Aboso in the Western region to hide it in Assin Mankato in the Assin South District.
However, upon a tip-off, the owner of the motor was able to trace the hideout of the suspect to Assin Adiembra subsequently got him arrested. They subjected him to severe beatings and later handed him to the police.
meanwhile, the 18 years old suspect who gave his name as Felix Abekah rebutted the claim by the mob saying he hired the motorbike but did not steal it.
Story filed for Heroesghnews by Rich Oscar Adawu Dadzie