A 40-years old man on Thursday has been shot dead by unknown gunman at Ntiaso in the Eastern Region. The deceased name has been given as Jacob Okai Quashie WestAfrica24.com can confirm.
Police Superintendent Mrs Marian Osei-Owusu briefed GNA that the incident occurred at about 1000 hours in the morning after the deceased had dropped his wife around the bypass at the Accra-Apedwa road at Ntoaso.
The man was shot in the presence of his wife Ms Caroline Hammond, the police have said.
Supt. Osei- Owusu said, the deceased was shot at the back of the head and died instantly.
She said the body of the deceased has since been sent to the Police Hospital in Accra for autopsy.
Supt. Osei-Owusu said so far no arrests have been made and the Police are investigating the incident to bring to book the k:ller.