The police have mounted a search for a man believed to have beheaded his girlfriend at Apremdo, a suburb of Takoradi.
The lifeless body of 31-year old Beatrice Laweh Adjei was discovered Saturday by her child who screamed to attract the attention of neighbours.
The boyfriend of the deceased, Francis Agbem-nya reportedly committed the crime using a cutlass.
The Kwesimintim police commander, Superintendent Ayamga has told Joy News his men are following leads for Francis’ arrest.
“…No arrests made but efforts are underway to get the suspect apprehended,” he stated.
Meanwhile, the police commander added, the body of the deceased has been deposited at the Afia-Nkwanta regional hospital pending autopsy.