Police in Ghana have arrested a 55-year-old Ghanaian man identified as Osmanu Mumuni for physically abusing his 10-year-old son over claims he stole his money at his home in Obuom-Domeabra.
The ex-husband of the mother of the child identified as Osman Mumuni whom the victim lives with, cut off part of the right ear of her son with a blade and also placed his fingers in an open fire after suspecting him of stealing 250 cedes.
It was further learnt that the mother of the child had on May 17 visited the police station to report the incident.
The victim was taken to the Amanfro Poly Clinic where he was treated and discharged while the suspect was arrested immediately.
Osmanu who is in police custody confessed to the crime but claimed the victim is disobedient.
The police say he will be charged to court soon.