The Agona Swedru District Police Command has arrested Joyce Okyere, for allegedly hitting her husband, Francis Efrim, with a wood leading to his death.
The suspect, also known as Esi Atta, is in police custody assisting police in investigations.
Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Irene Oppong, Central Regional Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), confirmed the story to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Cape Coast.
She said when the police received a report that the woman had hit her husband with a wood, they went to the Agona Swedru Government Hospital where Efrim had been taken for treatment.
DSP Oppong said the doctor told the police that Efrim died on arrival at the hospital, and when the police examined the body, a deep cut was found on the forehead.
She said the body has been deposited at the mortuary at the same hospital for preservation and autopsy.