Posted by: Katrina Pallop
on Feb 18, 2013
Police in Papua New Guinea have charged two people with the disturbing murder of a 20-year-old woman accused of practicing witchcraft. Kepari Leniata was stripped naked, assaulted with a hot iron rod, drenched in gasoline, and burned alive on a heap of trash and car tires earlier this month.
Hundreds of people looked on while Leniata burned to death, including many children and teenagers. Of the 40 people detained during the ... Read More