Woman found dead on farm at Asante Akyem Central

A 58-year-old woman has been found dead on a farm at Praso, a suburb of Asante Akyem Central District on Sunday, January 24, 2021.

The deceased, Akua Salomey, was said to have gone missing on Saturday, January 23, 2021.

According to a family member, the matter had not been reported to the police when she went missing.

Describing what happened, a family member of the deceased said, Akua woke up for the farm, never to be seen again. He said they were hoping she might have gone to see a friend, to return later in the day.

According to the family member, the family got alarmed when she did not return after a day.

The family member said they got information that she was found on a farm death.

He said the police were then informed at this instance.

Her almost deteriorating body has been exhumed and deposited at the konongo Government District Hospital morgue pending autopsy.

She was found dressed with cloth wrapped around her chest with cuts on her neck and face.

In the meantime, the police will however not give any official comment, as they have launched investigations in the matter.