Police arrest a taxi driver for assaulting a woman with a machete

Police arrest a taxi driver for assaulting a woman with a machete

- The Sunyani police have grabbed a taxi driver, Samuel Antwi Boasiako, for attacking a woman, Awoyaa Patricia, with a machete

- The reason for his actions are unclear but investigations into the matter are underway

The police in Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo region, have arrested a taxi driver, Samuel Antwi Boasiako, for attacking a woman, Awoyaa Patricia, with a machete.

YEN.com.gh understands that the suspect entered the room of the victim and inflicted severe machete wounds on her.

The Brong Ahafo Regional Police Public Relations Officer, Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsley-Oppong, said they received a report from brothers of the victim about the attack.

A knife dripping with blood

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“Nwabeng and Ocloo Christian, came to the station at about 2:38pm to report that they heard their sister screaming for help from her room, and rushed to the scene to find her lying in a pool of blood with severe machete wounds on her body, and mentioned suspect Samuel Antwi Boasiako as the one who attacked her”, he explained.

He went on to say that the suspect, after the attack, bolted with the cell phone of the victim.

After the reports, police mounted a search and subsequently arrested him in his house.

The cell phone of the victim was retrieved from his room. Chief Inspector Kingsley-Oppong said investigations have commenced, and the suspect will soon be processed for court.

The victim is currently responding to treatment at the Sunyani Regional Hospital.

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