A 25-year-old woman has been found dead at the Gamali Guest House in Somanya in the Yilo Krobo municipality in the Eastern Region. The deceased, Believe Sakitey, a petty trader in vegetables, was suspected to have been murdered by a man.
The manager of Gameli Guest House at Somanya Low Cost reported that a young lady was found dead in one of the rooms in the Guest House. A knife which was stained with blood and wrapped in a black polythene which had been kept under the mattress was being kept for police investigations.
Police crime scene officers later came from Koforidua, to examine the crime scene and the body was taken to the Atua Government Hospital morgue for preservation and autopsy whilst investigations continued.
A phone number at the back of a Yellow Fever Card was also found in a bag which had the name Believe Sakitesy in it. The body was later taken to a nearby morgue and the identity card was found in the bag.