Boy found dead at Tongor-Dzemeni

A 16-year-old boy has been found dead at Tongor- Dzemeni, in the South Dayi District of the Volta Region, the police has confirmed.

Mr Frank Dorgbadzi, father of the deceased, told the Ghana News Agency (GNA) that on November 1, 2019, at about 8am, that the stepmother of the boy sent him (boy) on an errand in Tongor-Dzemeni, but did not return.

 Mr Dorgbadzi said he caused public announcement to be made in search of the boy, and on November 2, 2019, while he was at a funeral at Wusuta, in the region, he had a call that his son had been found dead.

A source in the town told GNA that the body of the boy was found at the lorry station, trapped in between two containers with blood oozing from his mouth and nose.

  “You can see blood on the two containers and on the ground and we see another blood in front of another container, which is not far from where the body was trapped, and this shows that the boy was killed by someone,” the source added.

The source said they informed Kpalime-Duga police who came and conveyed the body to Peki Government Hospital for preservation and autopsy.

 It said two suspects have been arrested by the town folks and handed over to the police. – GNA

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