The residence of Mapper Akot in Aweil town says they are not feeling safe after a body was found in a pool over the weekend.
The deceased is 24 years old, Ngor Deng Deng Dut. the father says he disappeared from the house three days ago and turning up dead in a pool is shocking to the family.
Mr. Deng Deng Dut says his son has been deliberately killed. And calls on the state government to find the suspects and bring them to justice for his son’s murder. ” Am urging state authority to search and bring the criminals responsible for my son’s death to book”.
A health medical doctor who did a post-mortem to find the cause of death says he suffered multiple inflicted wounds. Dr. Dut Hassan from Aweil hospital explained that the body was rotten that prevented accurate test results.
The killing has caused fear and a sense of insecurity in the community, in the neighborhood of Maper Akot Aru. The victim was one of the residents and a student.
Some of the residents who speak to Akol Yam 91 FM in Aweil say the incident shocked them, and they are afraid to move at night. They call on the police to increase night patrol in the area and arrest any suspected criminals causing insecurities.
Guot Guot Akol is the police spokesperson in Northern Bahr El Ghazal, state. He says no arrest has been made in connection to the young man’s death, but they are still investigating and searching for the culprits.
Guot urges the family to remain strong and allow the police to search for the suspects and bring them to book. He says police have been deployed in the area and outside the town and search for culprits is continuing.
In 2018 a similar incident happened at Maper Akot Aru; an 18-year young man was killed. However, police later arrested more than ten people in connection to his death.
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