Kumasi: Lady, 27-year-old woman shot dead at Adum

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A 27-year-old lady has allegedly been shot dead by a young man believed to be her boyfriend in Kumasi in the Ashanti region.

The incident which happened Thursday night took place a few meters away from the deceased’s house.

The deceased, Maa Adwoa, mother of one, met her untimely death on Thursday 20th April 2023 night at about 21:30pm.

The young lady, according to the family, was shot six times on different parts of her body for unknown reasons by her assailants.

According to some eyewitnesses, they heard the deceased, Victoria Dapaah begging the young man only identified as Takum, not to kill her and that she has not cheated on him.

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The eyewitnesses say the young man allegedly still went ahead and shot her multiple times.

Mother of the deceased, Adwoa Nyarko in an interview said, her daughter went out to see the young man after receiving a phone call.

She said the family is, however, not able to confirm if the deceased was in a relationship with the one who is alleged to have committed the act.

The lifeless body of the deceased has been conveyed to the Komfo Anokye teaching Hospital (KATH) for preservation, while the Ashanti regional police command has commenced an investigation into the murder.

The family is thus calling for justice to be served in the matter.

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