A Ghanaian woman whose name is given as Rachel Tetteh has reportedly beheaded her husband over infidelity.
According to reports, the deceased, Lartey Daniel (35) was on his way to the farm when his wife trailed him and allegedly pushed him to the ground after getting to a bush part.
27-year-old Tetteh reportedly took hold of the cutlass her husband was going to the farm with and allegedly used it to cut off his head.
The incident happened on Sunday, October 3, 2021, at Tei Glover, a farming Community near Akyem Bosuso in the Fanteakwa South District, Eastern Region of Ghana.
The suspect was arrested by police while the headless body of her husband has been deposited at Akyem Tafo Government Hospital Morgue pending an autopsy.
It was revealed that a misunderstanding ensued between the couple over alleged cheating.
Speaking on Tetteh’s heinous act, the Public Relations Officer of the Eastern Regional Police Command, DSP Ebenezer Tetteh, told journalists that the police upon receipt of information about the crime at about 7:30 am Sunday, October 3, 2021, dispatched investigators to the scene.
The PPRO 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. The suspect is currently in police custody assisting with the investigation.