Bono East: Farmer arrested for allegedly killing friend over GHC 50 debt

A thirty-six-year-old farmer, Kwabena Naaba Asanu has been apprehended police in the Bono East Region for allegedly sh00ting and k!lling his friend, Elijah Nankuasi over GHC 50.00

The incident occurred at Zabrama in the Pru West District.

Brother of the deceased, Joseph Dipaaba, in a media interaction narrated that  Kwabena Naaba Asanu engaged Elijah Nankuasi in a fight after the former made demands for his money.

According to Joseph Dipaaba, the accused rushed into his room, picked a gun and sh0t the deceased at close-range k!lling him on the spot.

“KWABENA NAABA ASANU OWES MY BROTHER GHS100 WHICH HE PAID GHS50. MY BROTHER LATER DEMANDED THE REST OF THE GHS50 WHICH RESULTED IN A FIGHT. ASANU RUSHED TO HIS ROOM PICKED A GUN AND SHOT MY BROTHER AT A CLOSE-RANGE K!LLING HIM INSTANTLY.”

The incident has been confirmed by the Pru East District Police Commander, Superintendent Thomas Owoahene Acheampong, who says that investigations have begun.

Also, the alleged k!ller is receiving treatment at the St Mathias Catholic Hospital at Yeji after he was beaten by residents.

The remains of the deceased is also at the same hospital morgue pending autopsy.

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Source: universe newsroom