Rachel Tetteh has allegedly beheaded her husband in Eastern Region, Ghana.
Vantage News gathered that the 27-year-old woman, committed the crime at Tei Glover, a farming Community near Akyem Bosuso in the Fanteakwa South District on Sunday, October 3, 2021.
The suspect was arrested by police while the headless body of her husband, Lartey Daniel, 35, has been deposited at the morgue for autopsy.
Local media sources say a misunderstanding ensued between the couple over alleged cheating earlier before the incident.
While the deceased was on his way to the farm, the suspect trailed and allegedly pushed him to the ground and took control of the cutlass to allegedly cut off his head.
The Public Relations Officer of the Eastern Regional Police Command, DSP Ebenezer Tetteh, said the police upon receipt of information about the crime at about 7:30 am Sunday, October 3, 2021, dispatched investigators to the scene.
DSP Tetteh said police found the lifeless body of the deceased in ash trousers over a white T-shirt lying dead in a prone position in a pool of blood with a severed head along the footpath to the farm.
Police took inventories of the crime scene and examined the body, retrieved and deposited the headless body at Akyem Tafo Government Hospital Morgue pending autopsy.
The suspect was also arrested as the police also recovered the cutlass she used to commit the heinous crime.
The suspect is currently in police custody assisting with investigation.
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