A 40-year-old woman has lost her life as a result of flirting with another woman’s husband in Trom in the New Juaben South Municipality in the Eastern Region.
The 40-year-old woman identified as Opoku Millicent was beaten mercilessly with a stick. The suspect (wife of the man who Millicent was flirting with) called Christiana did the beatings. The unfortunate incident happened on August 4, 2020, around 12 midnight in the room of the husband of Christiana.
According to some co-tenants who were eyewitnesses to the incident, they made mention that he was notified around 11:40 pm in the night, that Opoku Millicent has been found helpless in the room of the man, therefore they rushed to the scene with others around.
The victim informed them that she was brutalized by Christiana with a stick for having sexual relations with her husband. Although she was rushed to the Saint Joseph Hospital, she was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at the hospital.
They then reported the incident at the Adwenso District Police Command the next morning.
According to the Public Relations Officer of the Regional Police Command, Police investigators were sent to the hospital. Their findings detected that the deceased’s face was swollen, with marks of assault and bruises at some parts of her body.
The Police then proceeded to the scene of the crime where the stick used to hit the deceased. The stick was retrieved from the corridor of the room of the husband of Christiana.
The suspect, Christiana is on the run and the police are making all necessary efforts to apprehend her.