A 35-year-old Ghanaian man has landed himself in police custody after killing his cousin for refusing his proposal.
The suspect, Kpeyiri Neiba, reportedly lured his cousin, Janet Ansaaku into a bush close to their community where he gave her several cuts on her body until she died.
TrillerTunes understands that Janet was 50-year-old, meaning she was 15 years older than her obsessed cousin. The incident reported by Graphic GH, claimed that the incident occurred at Uro-Mekaa near Kalba in the Sawla-Tuna Kalba District of the Savannah Region in Ghana.
Upon learning of the sad development, the Sawla Divisional Police Command swung into action and arrested Neiba for the murder of Janet his cousin. According to the police, during interrogation, the suspect confessed to the gruesome killing, stating that the deceased failed to marry him.
The Savannah Regional Police Public Relations Officer, Adjekum Owusu, who confirmed the incident to newsmen, said “On Thursday, May 27, one Martin Kojo Soyintey residing at Vongbe near Kalba called at Sawla charge office with a report that Neiba had murdered his cousin called Janet Ansaaku in the bush at Uro-Mekaa.“
He disclosed further that the police accompanied by the complainant proceeded to the scene of the crime at Uro-Mekaa and found Janet lying in a pool of blood as a result of the cuts on her body. The body was sent to the Sawla District Hospital and a postmortem was subsequently performed on the body before it was released to the bereaved family for burial.
Meanwhile, the suspect is still with the police for further investigation, TrillerTunes reports.