A yet-to-be-identified man has been found dead in a river at Akyem Abekwase in the Atewa West District in the Eastern Region.

The deceased was found floating on the river Sunday morning.

Starr FM reports that the deceased attended a funeral in the community with other family members on Friday.

The cause of his drowning has not been established.


The Akyem Kwabeng Police has, however, retrieved the body to the morgue for autopsy and preservation.