Tuesday, 23 July

Asante Mampong: Wife held for allegedly stabbing husband to death

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The wife of a National Democratic Congress branch youth organiser in the Asante Mampong Constituency has been apprehended by police on suspicion of fatally stabbing him. 

The victim, Osei Akoto, a teacher in his 40s, succumbed to his injuries upon arrival at the hospital following an alleged stabbing during a heated dispute with his partner. 

The tragic incident, which occurred in the Kofi Sarpong suburb where the couple resided, has left residents in disbelief. 

Neighbours disclosed that the deceased and his wife, identified only as Abigail, frequently engaged in quarrels, with a similar altercation happening on Thursday night preceding the fatal stabbing. 

Abigail, now a suspect, is in police custody to assist in the investigation, while crime officers are conducting a thorough examination of the crime scene. 

Osei Akoto, survived by three children, has had his body transported to the morgue for preservation and autopsy

Source: Classfmonline.com