Teacher burnt to death by unknown men in Aweil County

Teacher burnt to death by unknown men in Aweil County

Police in Northern Bahr el Ghazal State are investigating an incident where a primary school teacher was burnt to death.

The teacher who until his death was attached to Zion Primary School in Majak Akoon village was attacked by unknown men on his way back home, Tuesday.

The teacher, identified only as Deng, reportedly left Wanyjok in the afternoon on his way village only to accosted by four men.

“Upon arrival to Yar-Achoot forest between Baac and Warawar, he was attacked by four unidentified men,” Aweil County Police Spokesperson Guot Guot Akol told the City Review on Wednesday.

According to the police, the victim was hit on the neck before being sprayed with gasoline.

He burnt to death.

Police have launched investigation to bring culprits of the heinous and mysterious act, to book.

“We are, however, doing everything possible to apprehend the perpetrators.

“We realize there is nothing we can say to console you, but with your assistance, we will reveal the identity of the assailants,” added the police spokesperson.