Sad news as two-twenty (22) year-old boy stoned to death at a Galamsey site in Denkyira Obuasi.
Evans Wireko, a twenty-two (22) year Senior High School graduate, was stoned to death at a galamsey site near Denkyira Obuasi, now New Obuasi, in the Upper Denkyira West District of the Central Region.
Another is critically ill and being treated at the Dunkwa Ayamfuri Government Hospital.
According to the information gathered, the deceased, who lived in Denkyira Ayanfuri, went to a mining site in Fobinso with a friend to engage in illegal mining.
When the two were busy working at the site, they were attacked with stones and sticks, killing one of them. The other was able to flee.
The deceased’s body has been deposited at the Dunkwa On-Offin government hospital, and an investigation has been launched by the police.