A 16-year-old boy who was declared missing, has been found dead in an apparent case of murder. The deceased identified as Eugene Kweku Gyamerah was reported missing on January 23 but his lifeless body was discovered in the early hours of Friday at Monkey Hill, a popular forest reserve in Takoradi area of Ghana.
His alleged murder has caused fear and panic in the Sekondi/Takoradi metropolis, especially among his schoolmates at the Bishop Essuah Memorial JHS. The corpse has been deposited at the hospital pending an autopsy.
The deceased is the grandson of one Mr. Gyamera, a popular contractor in the Sekondi/Takoradi metropolis, who was killed under mysterious circumstances about 20 years ago, according to reports.
Police in Takoradi said they have commenced investigations into the alleged murder.