A forty-five (45) year-old man is reported to have beheaded his mother. He is currently on the run after committing the dastardly act.
The incident occurred on Monday dawn around 2:00, at Yayo, a farming community near Asamankese in the Lower West Akyem Municipality of the Eastern Region.
The suspect has since been identified as Samuel Obeng. It is immediately not known why the Obeng beheaded his mother who has also been identified as Comfort Adwoa Ayede, 65.
The body of the deceased has been deposited at the Asamankese Government Hospital morgue.
Sources familiar with the incident say the Police and other security agencies have teamed up to search for the whereabouts of the young man.