Girl commits suicide

A class-four pupil of the Sunyani Methodist Primary “B” School, Belinda Kyera, allegedly hanged herself to death on Wednesday.

The incident happened around 2:00 pm at Sunyani new town, and the body had been deposited at the Sunyani Municipal hospital morgue for autopsy.

Police Chief Inspector Augustine Kinsley Oppong, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the story to the Ghana News Agency (GNA).

He could not immediately give details, but said investigations were on-going.

Mr Yaw Oppong, a relative, told the GNA that the deceased, popularly known as “Nana Adwoa” allegedly committed the act after she had closed from school.

He said that the deceased who had just returned from school, washed her uniforms. The grandmother whom she stayed with could not find her for some time.

The grandmother became suspicious, informed other relations and they mounted a search only to find her body hanging in one of the rooms in the house. – GNA

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