The Ada District Police have arrested one Kisseh Adowah who allegedly beheaded his girlfriend.
The 32-year old man, who, reports say is suffering from high-fever, allegedly decapitated the head of his lover, Korkor Sarah Mormorbi Wormenor, in a bush at a village near Kasseh in the Ada District of the Greater Accra Region, just about 100 metres from the outskirts of Bedeku-kpornya.
3News is reporting that Wormenor was said to have left her home Sunday night at about 10:30pm to her lover’s house where the two usually spend the night.
Relatives claimed that they became alarmed Monday morning when the woman did not return by 10:00am.
“She usually returns home at dawn.
“We proceeded to the house of Adowah but did not find the two in the room then we mounted a search for the two leading to the discovery of the decapitated body of the woman in a bush,” residents were quoted to have said.
Also, father of the alleged killer said his son suffered high fever two years ago and the sickness has since been on and off.
He added that Adowa once wounded him.
Confirming the report, the Ada District Police Commander, Fautina Agyeiwaa Koduah Andoh-Kwofie – Adda, said Adowah was arrested in town and is currently in the grips of the Kasseh Police.
The corpse of the deceased, who was believed to be in her 60s, has been found by the police but her head is yet to be found.
“He is believed to have beheaded his girlfriend under a mysterious circumstance.
“He dragged her from the spot where he killed her and dumped her into a thick forest.
“There was a deep cut in her thigh and one of her hands.
“She was killed about 100 metres away from the village in a bush.
“The case was immediately reported to the Police. The body was immediately sent to Ada Dist Hospital after it was found.
“The head of the deceased is yet to be found but the body is being prepared for transportation to the Accra Police Hospital for autopsy.
“We have also arrested the alleged boyfriend who is also living in the same village.”