A 26-year-old man, Bernard Boateng, who returned from Holland for the Christmas holidays has been allegedly murdered in cold blood at Aputuogya in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti region.
The victim was found dead on Monday, January 10, 2022, under a plantain tree after he got missing on Sunday, January 9, 2022.
The Assembly Member for the area, Bright Sefa Boakye Yiadom told Class News’ Elisha Adarkwah that the victim's hands and legs were tied with a rope with cuts on the forehead and the ear.
Mr. Yiadom suspects his assassins subjected him to severe beatings.
He said the victim who returned from Holland to celebrate Christmas with the family at Suame Makro had gone to the community to visit his friends.
Mr. Yiadom said the victim went out to enjoy with his friends at about 8:00 pm but did not return, so a search was conducted for his whereabouts.
The victim was found dead the next morning about 100 meters away from the house he visited at Aputuogya.
The body of the deceased has been conveyed by the Police at Aputuogya and deposited in a morgue while investigations commence into the incident.