A farmer in his late 40s has been arrested by the Ahanta West District Police Command within the Western Region for shooting his organic son at Ahuntumanu.
Confirming the incident, Assembly member for the world Stephen Ackah informed Nhyiraba Paa Kwesi Simpson, the host of Connect FM’s Omanbapa morning, how the suspect by title Uncle Awortwe, went berserk and shot his son, whose title has been given as Ankoo, 25, after an argument, killing him immediately.
According to him, the deceased lived at Kwesimintsim within the Effia-Kwesimitsim Municipality and visited his father frequently within the Ahuntumanu group.
“The info I’ve gathered is that the son who’s now deceased has change into a burden to his father on account of his dangerous perspective. He lives in Kwesimintsim and at any time when he visits his father, he steals virtually the whole lot in the home and sells them.
“His father has been complaining on several occasions but he is not changing his bad attitude. So it is alleged that he came to visit his father and exhibited a similar attitude, this time, he wanted to take his hunting gun away. His father got frustrated and shot him,” he indicated.
He provides that members of the group heard gunshots and rushed to the scene however it was too late.
“They heard gunshots and rushed to their house but they only found the lifeless body of Ankoo in a pool of blood. He was already dead,” he added.
The Ahanta West District Police Command has since commenced investigations to unravel the circumstances that led to the unlucky incident.
The lifeless physique of the deceased has been deposited on the mortuary for post-mortem.
By Eric Nana Gyetuah|Connect FM|3news.com|Ghana