The suspect, Akwasi Kodom is alleged to have hit one Yaw Sarkodie on the head with a heavy object.
Sarkodie was reportedly rushed to the Nkoranza St. Theresa’s Hospital but he passed away whilst on admission
This portal is reliably informed that a misunderstanding ensued between the suspect and the deceased who are known friends leading to the tragic incident.
Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsley Oppong, the Brong Ahafo Regional Police PRO who confirmed the incident to media said the suspect borrowed an amount of GH₵10 from the deceased.
He revealed that the suspect gave his Tecno mobile phone to the deceased as a collateral but the deceased refused to hand over the phone when he returned the money.
He added that in an attempt to collect the phone, the suspect allegedly hit the deceased on the head with a heavy object.
Meanwhile, the suspect is currently on admission at the St. Theresa’s Hospital following injuries he sustained at the hands of some relatives of the deceased.
He will be arranged before court soon.