Angry wife allegedly beheads cheating husband (Photo)
Security operatives in Ghana have arrested a 27-year-old angry wife who allegedly beheaded her husband.
The 27-year-old identified as Rachel Tetteh, committed the crime at Tei Glover, a farming Community near Akyem Bosuso in the Fanteakwa South District on Sunday, October 3, 2021.
DSP Ebenezer Tetteh, the Public Relations Officer of the Eastern Regional Police Command, who confirmed the incident to the media said the police upon receipt of information about the crime at about 7:30 am Sunday, October 3, 2021, dispatched investigators to the scene.
The suspect was arrested by police while the headless body of her husband, Lartey Daniel, 35, has been deposited at the morgue for autopsy.
DSP Tetteh said police found the lifeless body of the deceased in ash trousers over a white T-shirt lying dead in a prone position in pool of his blood with a severed head along the footpath to the farm.
According to local media reports, a misunderstanding ensued between the couple over alleged cheating.
While the deceased was on his way to the farm, the suspect trailed and allegedly pushed him to the ground and took control of the cutlass to allegedly cut off his head.
The body was retrieved and deposited at Akyem Tafo Government Hospital Morgue pending an autopsy.
The suspect is currently in police custody assisting with the investigation.