A 20-year-old woman has killed the three-year-old daughter of her boyfriend at Mempeasem, near East Legon in Accra, the Daily Graphic has reported.
Judith Atatsi is said to have used her shoe to beat the girl for playing with electrical gadgets.
The girl was reportedly found dead in her father's room, with blood oozing out of her mouth and two of her teeth missing.
An examination of the child's body also revealed it had scars from old injuries and fresh injuries, the report said.
The East Legon police have reportedly arrested her and are keeping her in custody.