Philip Dadzie, a 15-year-old student, is in critical condition after being assaulted by two motorcyclists between Gomoa Dominase and Potsin in the Gomoa East District of the Central Region.
According to reports, the attackers approached the victim while feigning to ask for directions.
After Philip had graciously provided them with the information they requested, the individuals brandished a cutlass and began to indiscriminately attack him.
The situation escalated rapidly, leaving the young child at the mercy of his attackers.
As the vicious assault progressed, it became clear that their nefarious intent was to inflict a fatal wound on Philip, specifically targeting his neck.
Later, he was transported to the hospital.
Dr. Jerry Vlad Nkegbe, medical director of the Gomoa Potsin Polyclinic, conveyed grave concern over the severity of Philip's injuries.
The young boy's life is currently in jeopardy, and the community is in astonishment over this shocking act of violence.
The authorities are actively investigating the incident and searching for those responsible.
The attack's motive remains unknown, leaving the community fearful and outraged.