A Ghanaian woman has been reported dead after committing suicide by drinking poisonous substance at Asuofia in the Ashanti region in the country.
According to Lance Corporal Prince Owusu of Asuafua police station, he explained that they It is unclear what might have prompted the 30 year old woman to take her own life.
“We received a tip off that there is a lady who has died after drinking poison, we rushed to the scene of the incident to confirm. We are not sure what caused her to commit suicide”, said Prince Owusu.
He added, “Upon reaching the scene, we realised that a woman was dead with an unapproved medicine lying on top of her. We cannot confirm if she died through the medicine or not, the indigenes say she does notlook familiar,” he said.
The body of the deceased has been taken to Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital for autopsy.