Deranged woman hacks mother of 6 to death with an axe

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A middle-aged mother of six in the Ashanti Region has died after a

woman believed to be mentally ill attacked her with an axe.

The husband of the deceased woman who also suffered severe injury

during the assault is currently on admission at the Mankran so

Government Hospital in the Ahafo Ano South District.

Afua Dufie died instantly on Tuesday at about 5 p.m. when the

suspected mental patient inflicted multiple injuries on her at

Mpasaso-Adiembra, also in the Ahafo Ano South District.

Police say the deranged woman had earlier attempted to attack her own

mother before turning to Dufie and her husband.

Afua Dufie was escorting her sick husband to the hospital when the

calamity befell her.

District Police Commander, DSP Augustine Mensah told Nhyira News that

theincident left the deceased with a severely disfigured, her head

hacked several times with the axe.

Meanwhile, police have arrested and detained the woman pending further


The body of Afua Dufie has been deposited at the Toase Government

Hospital awaiting autopsy.

Credit: Myjoyonline.com

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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