A 21-year old galamsey operator at Asankragua in the Western region has allegedly beheaded his pregnant girlfriend.

According to Accra-based Citi FM, Kwabena Felix killed his girlfriend after he suspected that he may not be the man who impregnated his girlfriend.

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The deceased, Nafisa Abena is 4-months pregnant.

Kwabena Felix attempted to kill himself by slashing his throat. However, he only lost consciousness.

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He was rushed to the Asankragua Catholic Hospital where doctors are trying to resuscitate him.

The Asankragua District Police command has started investigations into the matter.