Mob Action In Nimba

By Solomon T. Gaye

Police in Ganta, Nimba County have arrested six suspects in connection with the burning of a truck over the weekend.

The act was performed between Ganta and Flompa in Gbanaah Clan but police have arrested one suspect identified as Togba whom they said burnt down the truck along with some community youths.

According independent report gathered by this paper, the truck was going to Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County with goods and clashed with a motorcyclist who was on his way to Ganta. Some goods were also allegedly stolen from the truck before it was reportedly set ablaze.

According to police report, suspect Togba allegedly burnt the truck because it killed his little brother and that it is no secret in Nimba County that whenever a vehicle kills somebody nothing is done to the perpetrator.

When contacted the police confirmed the action and said six persons have already been arrested and are undergoing investigation for their criminal mischief and theft.