A 16-year-old girl, Linda Pokua of Bodomase R/C JHS has allegedly been raped and killed at Bodomase in the Sekyere Kumawu District of the Ashanti region.
An eyewitness, Kwadwo Obeng, narrated that the underwear of the victim had been removed when the body was found at the outskirt of the community near the cemetery.
Blood was also oozing from her mouth and nose with bruises on the neck.
Report says, bloodstained clothes were found at the scene of the alleged crime. The eyewitness said he believes the victim was first raped and then strangulated.
Meanwhile, there was a note alleged have been written by the deceased accusing his father for not allowing her to go out. But the father has challenged the note saying that, the perpetrators would have written the note after killing her to cover up their crime because the hand writing of the deceased is different from the note placed on the deceased’s body.
The body has been deposited at the Kumawu Hospital morgue by the police for preservation and autopsy.
An investigation has been launched into the incident.