A 48-year-old man has allegedly butchered his 78-year-old mother and his Sister Adwoa Mansa aged 58 at Ajumako Bedukrom in the Ajumako Enyan Essiam District of the Central Region.
Rainbow Radio’s Nana Yaw Asare reporting the story said the suspect, whose name was only given as Nanif, went to their house on Sunday wielding a sharp cutlass and started butchering his Mother and sister.
He subsequently went to the town and also butchered three hunters who were on their way to the farm.
According to our reporter, the suspect severed the left hand of his sister.
His mother sustained severe injuries to her hands.
It took the intervention of residents in the area to rescue the victims.
They later reported the matter to the Enyan Nkwantanum Police station which later led to his arrest.
The victims are receiving treatment at Breman Asikuma Our Lady of Grace Hospital.