A young man was brutally attacked with a matchet after he attempted to steal plantain from a farm to celebrate Christmas. The incident occurred at Akyem Nsutem in Eastern region, Ghana, on Friday December, 25.
The victim identified as Edem, allegedly sneaked to the farm with a friend to steal plantain but luck ran out on him when he was caught by the owner of the farm.
The farmer inflicted cutlass wounds on him while his friend managed to escapeThe victim suffered deep machete wounds on the hand and leg and was rushed to the Hawa Memorial Saviour Hospital at Osiem. The Osino Police have commenced investigations into the incident.