The suspects buried the 39-year-old man under the kiosk at Okpoi Gonno, near the Hydrophone Estate in Accra.

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Information is that the Homicide and Crime Unit of the Police headquarters in Accra are collaborating with the Okpoi Gonno police to exhume the corpse for autopsy and investigations.

Sergeant Mabel Atsu of the Okpoi Gonno District Police, the prosecution witness revealed that the police had a tip off last week that a woman had buried her elder brother under the kiosk they both lived.

However, the police upon investigations arrested the suspect Gladys Yeboah, a trader, and upon interrogation she admitted burying the deceased known as Kwadwo Asare.

The arrested Gladys Yeboah, after her arrest admitted that her brother fell ill in November last year and died on December 31, but because she did not know what to do, she sought the assistance of her son to bury the corpse at about 11pm.

The Teshie District Magistrate court has remanded into police custody the 36- year- old woman pending further investigations.



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