An unfortunate incident has happened in Formena in the Ashanti Region. A 12-year-old boy has allegedly murdered his 60-year-old father is on the run with his mother.
According to Police Command in the district, the young boy was destroying his mother’s pair of slippers with a cutlass after the young boy accused her of stealing his GH¢70.
In an attempt by his father to prevent him from destroying his mother’s slippers, the 12-year-old boy chopped off his father’s hand with the cutlass. It is known that the said incident occured when the mother of the young boy was not at home.
In addition to the information from the Police, the young boy shouted for help but nobody was at their aid. His 60-year-old father lost his life as a result of profuse bleeding on their way to a nearby hospital.
Moreover, the boy and his mother have since left the town and are nowhere to be found. The body of the deceased was deposited at the Adiemera morgue in the Asokwa District. The police are investigating the matter as they await autopsy reports.