Filed photo: A corpse

A man, believed to be in his late 60s, who checked into a hotel room with a 25-year-old lady, has died under mysterious circumstances and the whereabouts of the lady is currently unknown.

The man, William Agyei, went to the guest house onboard a red Toyota Corolla with registration number ER 1614-17 and lodged at room 40 of the guest house located at Effiduase off Akwadum road in the Eastern Region.

At about 12 noon on Sunday when the receptionist wanted to clean the room allocated to them, she knocked severally but there was no response so she opened the door only to find out that, the man was lying lifeless on the bed with the lady nowhere to be found.


Upon receipt of the information, police proceeded to the scene and on inspection, several medicines such as viagra for men container with one capsule, deep heat spray, unirob polar ice, bendroflumethiazide tablets and several other used tablets were found.

Also, a red bag containing the personal clothes of the deceased and a black handbag containing GH¢2,000.00 were also found.

External inspection of the body was conducted but no marks of violence were seen except foaming in the mouth.

The body has since been moved to St Joseph’s Hospital morgue for preservation awaiting autopsy while efforts are being made to trace the identity of the said young lady and the deceased’s family to assist in investigations.