A 60-year-old man, Joseph Amponsah has been butchered to death by a mentally demented man called Kofi Nyanteh at Adenya in the Eastern Region.
The madman was also lynched by the youth of the village after he had killed the man.
Daughter of the deceased, Yaa Yeboah told Adom News the lunatic is noted for killing or hurting people any time his illness becomes severe.
She said the lunatic first charged on her sister and her dad went in to rescue her and he rather got butchered to death.
Yaa said the mad man also stabbed her uncle, called Douglas in the stomach.
Police Commander of Akropong, Ernest Owusu confirmed the story to Adom News, saying that investigations are ongoing.