An 18-year-old mechanic apprentice, Gideon Adjetey, has allegedly been tortured to death by five persons at Magazine in the Eastern region for failing to honour an invitation by a fetish priest.
According to reports he was beaten to death for stealing and left in the sun.
The Okorase district police commander, ASP George Preprah Mills confirmed the news and said the wife of the deceased reported the matter to the Police.
ASP Preprah Mills further noted the deceased, mentioned names of his assailants before he passed on.
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The Police subsequently followed up and have arrested two of the suspects from their hideouts at Aboabo near Nkurakan in the Yilo Krobo district.
The Police revealed to Starr News that the suspects pounced on the deceased after he refused to follow them to a fetish priest over the theft accusation.