Recent reports suggest a band of illegal miners have desecrated a cemetery, with the miners exhuming human remains and reburying them in a mass grave.
Reports reaching the Graphic Online suggest that a group of Illegal miners in Kukuaville near Bameanko in the Nzema East Municipal Assembly of the Western Region have desecrated a community cemetery.
According to the reports, the band of small scale miners - locally referred to as galamseyers - exhumed human remains from in the cemetery and subsequently buried them in a makeshift mass grave in order for them to employ to plow their nefarious trade overnight.
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The reports have it that the group threatened the townsfolk, warning them that they'd "deal drastically" with anyone who dared to report them to the authorities.
News has it that the group are indiscriminately clearing everything in their path as they plow their trade, allowing to continued their operations throughout the entire Easter holidays unless they're stopped.