Assin fosu: Man burnt his sons foot for eating his stew


A 33 year old man Mr.Edward Boafo has burnt the foot of his 7 tear 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 therefore remanded Mr. Edward Boafo to police custody to reappear to the court on the 19th march,2019.

The Police prosecutor Inspector Gilbert Ayongo told the court that,on the 14 february 2019: thursday,Mr.Boafo retuned from work to saw that the stew that will be eating by the family has been eaten.

He therefore suspected his five year old son of commiting the crime which the poor boy denies knowing anything about the whereabout of the stew.

The prosecutor said, he therefore held his leg on fire with the hope that the boy might speak the truth but no knowing he was burning his foot. Kwame Boafo is currently at the social welfare office at Assin fosu.