Man stabs friend to death at funeral for calling him stupid
A young man has been stabbed to death by his friend following a quarrel between the two at a funeral in Akyem-Nkwanta, a suburb of Akyem-Oda in the Eastern region.
Identified as Kwame Frempong was stabbed with a knife by 34-year-old Nana Kwame popularly called Cambodia.
According to JoyNews, the two had an argument in the afternoon at the funeral grounds which nearly ended in fisticuffs but were separated by some persons present.
Kwame Frimpong, dissatisfied with what happened, returned with a knife at around 8:00 pm and stabbed the deceased three times in his belly.
He claimed the deceased had called him “stupid” among other abusive words.
The Akyem Oda District Police Commander, Chief Supt. Daniel Amoako said the police have begun an investigation into the case.
Meanwhile, the suspect has fled the area to escape arrest.