A 70-year-old man, identified as Opanin Amissah has allegedly committed suicide by hanging at Assin Kushia in the Assin North District of the Central Region.
The Gyaasehene of Assin Kushia, Nana
Okyere Si-Abour, who spoke with Kasapa News Yaw Boagyan believes the deceased died out of hardship.
According to him the deceased though not from the area, had been living in the town for almost 10 years,engaging in menial jobs like weeding people’s farms for money.
He said the deceased has not been able to fulfill his obligation to weed the farms he has collected money to weed due to illness and while not able to accommodate the pressure from the farmers, he opted to commit suicide.
Report gathered by Kasapa News Yaw Boagyan revealed that,the deceased has been complaining about hardship to his friends always.
They said,he has attempt suicide many time but failed but this time he locked his doors and hanged himself on Wednesday September 6,2023 in the evening.
The Assin Praso Police Command has therefore gone for the body while an investigation has been instituted into the matter.
The body has been deposited at the Assin Fosu St.Francis Xevier Hospital Mortuary for autopsy and Preservation.
He left behind three Children.