A father in Assin Fosu has been charged by a District Court in Assin Fosu for harming his 5-year-old son.
A 33 year old man Mr.Edward Boafo has burnt the foot of his five years old son Kwame Boafo for allegedly eating the family stew last Thursday.
The Assin fosu District court presided over by his Worship Samuel Djanie Kotey has remanded Mr. Edward Boafo to Police custody to reappear before the court on the 19th march,2019.
The Police Prosecutor, Inspector Gilbert Ayongo told the court that, on the 14 February 2019, Mr.Boafo retuned from work only to discover that the stew meant for the family has been eaten.
Suspicious of his five-year-old son of committing the offense in the face of strict denial by the boy, he held the leg of the on fire hoping that the poor boy would accept blame for eating the stew. The Prosecutor told the court.
The victim, Kwame Boafo, has since handed to the Assin Fosu social welfare office.
Source: TheHawkGhana.Com/Odoom Prince/Assin Fosu