A 30-year-old spiritualist, Mawuli Ayitey, is standing trial in the Assin Fosu District court for allegedly shooting his friend, Kwasi Bukari, who is a farmer to death.

Prosecutor, Chief Insp. Alhassan Woyongo said the accused person lured the deceased into a nearby bush at Assin Breku in the Assin North District in the Central region where he allegedly shot him to death.

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An attempt by the accused person to bury the body of the deceased could not materialise after a farmer whose name has been withheld identified Mawuli from his hideout and reported him to the police, leading to his arrest.

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The Assin Fosu District court presided over by His Worship, Djane Quotey, has remanded Mawuli Ayitey where he is set to reappear in court on 28th February 2019.