A murder investigation has commenced into the killing of one Hagar Anane, a sister of top Ghanaian footballer, Emmanuel Agyemang Badu.
The unfortunate incident happened at Nkantanka at Berekum in the Bono Region.
The decomposing body of the 50-year-old woman was found in her room on Wednesday.
District Police Crime Officer DSP Franklin Yavogah who confirmed the incident to Dailymailgh.com said the deceased sustained gunshot wounds at the back.
He said a pathologist has completed an autopsy and will present a full report to the police.
He assured that police will intensify investigations to bring the culprits to book.
“I can confirm that she was shot. The body which was left in the room for four days had partially decomposed when we arrived. So we have informed health officials to examine the body before it is released to the family for burial”, DSP Yavogah told Dailymailgh.com.
He appealed to residents to provide credible information that will lead to the arrest of the culprits.
Neighbours are in a state of shock.
“I was asleep when I was told that Hagar had been shot. So we rushed to the scene and discovered the lifeless body of the deceased. This is a shocking news and we appeal to the police to bring the culprits to justice,” a neighbour told Dailymailgh.com
By Jonathan Ofori, Daily Mail GH