A 37- year-old man identified as Abdullah Gedo was in the early hours of Sunday, December 27, 2020, lynched by some unknown individuals in Jerusalem a suburb of Tema Newtown.
The deceased popularly known as Duley was reportedly stoned to death after an attempt to steal a cat went bad.
Media reports indicate that the suspect, a regular cat hunter was arrested in the act and was dealt with instantly by the area boys.
His accomplice however managed to run away from the mob.
The body of the deceased has since been deposited at the police hospital morgue awaiting autopsy.