Forty-five (45) year-old man identified as Bashiru has shot his wife to death at Dabaa in the Atwima Nwabiagya North District of the Ashanti Region.
The deceased identified as Vida, a 35-year-old was shot twice at close range by his jealous husband after she decided to divorce him.
The unfortunate incident that happened on Sunday, August 1, 2021, has thrown residents and family members into a state of shock and mourning.
An eyewitness Francis Kpodo Atta who disclosed the unfortunate incident in an interview with Pure FM’s Osei Kwadwo explained that “the deceased (Vida) has divorced her husband Bashiru for some months which the family is trying to resolve”
According to him, the deceased (Vida) had moved from her husband’s house with her 4 children due to a misunderstanding that ensued between them.
“Yesterday, around 11 pm Bashiru went to the where the deceased (Vida) was staying and pulled a gun. Her 13-year-old daughter decided to calm them down but Bashiru with no regret shot Vida” he explained.
“Bashiru left the place after the shooting and came back to shoot the deceased again to death,” he disclosed.
Bashiru is said to have attempted to commit suicide with poison but was arrested by the Akropong Police Command.
Meanwhile, the body of the deceased has been deposited at the morgue by Asuofua Police personnel for autopsy.
Police at Asuofua confirmed the incident to MyNewsGh.com and disclosed that the matter is currently under investigation
Source: MyNewsGh.com/ 2021