Filed photo: A corpse

A fisherman cum herbalist said to have been entrapped in a love triangle, has been found dead in what Ningo locals believe to be a crime of passion.

Agba-Teye Adjer alias ‘Kwaley Majee’ or ‘Olenuloo’ aged 60, is believed to have fallen deeply in love with another man’s wife at Ahwiam Tsebi, a suburb of Ningo, in the Ningo Prampram District.

A witness told the Ghana News Agency (GNA) that he was found around 4:am in a pool of blood.

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A former assembly member for the area, Mr Francis Teye Addotsu, told GNA that around 2: am, Joseph Narh Afframah, nephew of the deceased, called him and told him that someone had butchered his uncle and that he was in a critical condition.

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Superintendent Mohammed Issa Kantona, the Prampram District Police Commander, confirming the death of the man, said they had a call early Monday morning October 14, 2019 which a police team responded to and found a lifeless body covered with leaves.

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He said they realised that there were deep wounds on the body which showed that he had been cut severally but the suspects were on the run.

“We are suspecting two men and a woman. We don’t want to put out any name to the public yet as we have launched investigations into the issue,” he said.

Meanwhile, the body of the deceased has been conveyed to the Police Hospital morgue for autopsy.

Source: GNA