A 51-year-old farmer, Yaw Takyi, is accused of causing cutlass wounds to his wife, Martha Takyi, following suspicions of infidelity after 25 years of marriage and eight children.
This distressing incident occurred in Sehwi Wenchi, within the Bibiani Anhwiaso Bekwai Municipality of the Western North Region.
Yaw Ernest, a Unit Committee member in Sehwi Wenchi, was alerted to the situation by the commotion from residents. Upon arriving at the scene, he discovered Martha Takyi drenched in blood.
Confirming the attack, Martha informed Ernest that her husband had assaulted her with a machete.
In response, Ernest promptly arranged transportation and transported the victim to Bibiani Government Hospital for necessary medical attention. Meanwhile, the alleged assailant has been apprehended and handed over to the police for further investigation.