Monrovia, Liberia: A 26 year-old woman who, along with another unnamed lady in a viral assault video has died.
The video which made rounds on social media over the weekend, shows two young Liberian women scrapped naked and paraded in public, receiving insults and physical attacks from men who claimed they were witches.
According to reports, the incident occurred in a town called Mumoposh in District # 2 of Sinoe County, a district represented by tough talking lawmaker, Nagbe Sloh.
Although both females have not been identified, sources say, the two women were picked up by community members in December of 2018, after they were accused of being involved in witchcraft activities.
“They confessed to killing the babies of other women in the area, so the it was their punishment,” a source told The Liberian Billboard
Seen in the video undergoing torture by men, The Liberian Billboard was informed that the womb of the deceased female was penetrated with sharp instruments after she refused to spit more information to her torturers.
“She died immediately after all that torture,” the source commented further.
Meanwhile, the video has received condemnation from many sectors of the Liberian society. Both prominent Liberian men and women took to social and called on the Government of Liberia to hastily act on the action by these perpetrators as it has the propensity to create a mindset in men to orchestrate such devilish act again.
Unconfirmed reports says, police had made some arrests while others are still on the run.
This is a developing story. The Liberian Billboard will bring you more details as information comes in.