Residents of Nkotompo, a suburb of Sekondi, woke up Wednesday morning to the shocking news that the beheaded body of a man, whose name has been given as Kobina Ackon, has been found on the railway at Nkotompo.
Beheaded body of a man found near Sekondi railway
Assembly member of the area, Anthony Ephraim, who confirmed the age of the deceased as 75 took the police round the scene.
It is unclear as to whether the incident was as a result of a train accident.
Some residents who thronged to the scene to catch a glimpse of the body have told TV3 News the mutilated body could have been dumped there by some killers.
Police have since come for the body for autopsy, pending further investigations.
JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!
Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or: