The Wa Police in the Upper West region have arrested a mother 45, and her son for inflicting deep cuts on her twin daughters Victoria and Vivian Dabuo, 16.
The two girls were accused of stealing GHS200.00 from their mother Biana Dabuo, a locally brewed bear – Pito seller.
According to the police, Madam Dabuo ordered her eldest son John Dabuo to whip the two girls until they confess to the crime.
He complied by picking his two sisters to the Wa Sports Stadium where he cut them with a blade to compel them to speak the truth.
The twin girls, with multiple wounds on their bodies, reported the incident to the Wa police.
Police picked up the mother and son at Kumbiehi, a suburb of Wa.
The police then prepared medical forms for the two sisters to attend hospital where the wounds were treated.
Madam Dabuo and her son are currently in police custody and will be put before court after investigations