A 70-year-old man has been beheaded at Hohoe in the Volta Region, it has been reported.
The unidentified man was on his way from the farm when a 50-year-old mentally deranged man, Fred Mensah, attacked him and cut off his head and his hands, a report by Kasapfmonline.com said on Tuesday.
Mensah is said to have then paraded town with the victim’s head and hands before he was arrested by the youth in the community.
The youth, according to the report, attempted to lynch him but the police intervened.
The police have reportedly launched an investigation into the matter.