Thursday, 24 June

C/R: Man, 64, shoots himself dead

The old man killed himself with a gun


A 64-year-old man identified as John Kwaku Mensah, has, allegedly, shot himself dead inside his house at Ebiram, the police in Essarkyir in the Central Region has disclosed.

The incident occurred on Monday, 7 June 2021.

The police said when its officers visited the crime scene, they saw the man’s body lying in a supine position in a puddle of blood inside the hall of his uncompleted building.

A single-barrel gun, a cutlass, and a small plastic bottle containing an unknown liquid substance were found by the body.

The body was inspected and sent to the Saltpond Government Hospital for preservation awaiting autopsy.

The case is currently under investigation.