Boy caned 15 strokes over theft of goats]
A 20-year old man was on Monday caned 15 strokes for stealing three goats in Lamwo district.
Peko-pe rom, a resident of Pobel trading centre in Lamwo Town council allegedly stole the goats from one only identified as Obwona on October 2, 2019.
Juma Otai, the L.C 1 chairperson Pobel trading center said by the time Peko was arrested, he had already sold off one of the goats at 55,000 shillings to a butcher man at Pobel trading centre.
Otai said that Peko was arrested while trying to find a market for the remaining two goats which he had hidden in a nearby bush.
The chairperson said the sold goat was recovered from the butcher man-Nyeko Christopher adding that his money was not refunded because he bought stolen