Kumasi:Guest house owner stabbed to death,nephew in police grips

    /    Jun 13, 2017   /     Ashanti, Facebook Posts, NewsBreak  /    Comments are closed  /    654 Views

Police in the Ashanti Region are holding a 52-year-old receptionist of the Coconut Guest House at Adiebeba in Kumasi for questioning.

The receptionist in whose presence the owner of the facility was attacked and stabbed to death is to assist in investigations.

The incident happened at about 11:30 pm on Monday 11th June,2017.

Anthony Adumako, 78 was attacked by an unknown young man who attacked and stabbed him to death at the guest house.

According to police, the  receptionist narrated that he was at the Guest House with the deceased when they heard a knock at the other side of the entrance.

He said the assailant pointed a knife on him and ordered that he how him where the deceased was when his Boss asked him to find out who was knocking.

The receptionist mentioned that,he shut the door in a bid to alert other neighbors for help while leaving the attacker and the deceased in the room.

The receptionist upon his return with some neighbors saw his Boss in a pool of blood with multiple knife wounds in the lower abdomen.

He died on arrival at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital.

Ashanti Regional Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Juliana Obeng confirming the incident said, the suspect has not picked anything from the guest house.

There was blood stains all over at the reception of the guest house when Hafiz Tijani visited the crime scene.

The sandals belonging to the deceased was also found.

The body has meanwhile been deposited at the KATH morgue for autopsy.



Source: Hafiz Tijani|kapital971.com

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