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Six people have been arrested for inserting a stick into the anus of a teenage boy at Agogo in the Asante Akim North District of the Ashanti Region.

The victim (name withheld) is alleged to have stolen from an agro-chemical shop owned by one the suspects in the Agogo Market.

Konongo Divisional Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Shaibu  Abubakar Sadique-Osei, who described the treatment meted out to the teenager as barbaric, said police are on manhunt for more suspects.