Information reaching Marriage-chronicles.com from Onakwase, a community in Ayensua District of the Eastern region has it that a 24-year-old man identified as Isaac has reportedly murdered his wife for money rituals.
Data from our sources establishes that his victim has been recognized as Abigail Larbi with whom he has two children.
It is gathered that a misunderstanding ensued between the cohabiting couple about a month ago.
Abigail Larbi believed to be in her twenties, therefore, stormed out of the house with her two children including a two-year-old baby, to stay with her mother at Kofi Pare -a nearby community.
Three weeks ago, the suspect convinced his angry ‘wife’ to board a motorbike he took to the community under the pretense of hanging out with her, moments after her mother had stepped out from the house.
The young woman was never seen again in the community.
Police investigations led to the arrest of one of the Okada riders suspected to be an accomplice.
During interrogation, the rider gave police information about the incident but claimed the suspect briefly confided in him before leaving the community to Accra.
“The suspect after committing the heinous crime called the rider to bring his luggage to the Dokrochiwa community. So after collecting the bag, he left for Accra on that fateful day,” a resident narrated.
Further investigation by Police led to the arrest of the prime suspect – Isaac at Madina in the Greater Accra Region on good Friday.
The suspect was, however, reticent despite being pushed by Police detectives, however, he confessed to a family member who visited him at the Police cell.
Attempts by Police to take the suspect to the crime scene on Saturday, April 3, 2021, were met with anger by some residents who besieged the scene demanding the release of the suspect to be lynched.
Due to the volatile environment, the suspect was kept in a Police vehicle under guard when the investigators went to the dumping site where the mutilated body of the deceased was deposited to take inventories. They took the decomposing body to the morgue for further investigation.
As proof that the suspect used the deceased for money rituals, it is said that the tongue, vagina, breast, and even the head of the deceased were removed by the suspect.
Further investigations are said to be underway by the Eastern regional police command.