A young lady believed to be in her 20s has bathed her boyfriend with acid around 1:00am on Thursday.
A woman attacked her boyfriend with acid around 1am on Thursday, June 25, 2015 over fears he would break up with her.
Esther Askosua Pekyi allegedly attacked her boyfriend ,Eric Ohemeng in a cab while her boyfriend was escorting her to her residence at Madina, Accra. Unfortunately, the cab driver was also drenched by the dangerous chemical during the struggle and has also been admitted to a hospital in Accra.
Some witnesses in the vicinity told Pulse.com.gh that, the couple had a quarrel the night before the incident. The man's co-worker disclosed that, Esther and Eric had been in a relationship for the past 5 months but had recently faced a series of issues. Due to that, Eric decided to call it quits but was held back by suicide threats from Esther.
.During a visit to her lover on the said day, Esther is reported to have insisted to stay the night but was rebuffed by Eric who insisted on seeing her home inspite of the late hours. Esther then poured the attack on him after he had seen her into a cab and has since not been seen.
Check out photos of the victim (graphic warning) and the suspect in the gallery above.