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A 35-year-old automatic has committed suicide in Koforidua the Eastern Regional Capital.
The deceased -Michael Saforo alias Fiifi, 35, committed the act Friday around 9:00 am.
He was found hanging on a Mango tree in his father’s garden at Apenkwa a suburb of the New Juaben South Municipality by a teenage girl who was passing to fetch water after deceased person’s phone rang.
His body was retrieved and conveyed to the morgue for preservation by Police.
Richard Ansah, father of the deceased said his late son was an auto Mechanic in Accra but recently came to Koforidua with a complaint of intermittent abdominal pains however Doctors could not establish the cause after medical examination at the Eastern Regional Hospital.
He said on a fateful morning, the deceased left home unnoticed around 8:00 am but several phone calls to know his whereabouts went unanswered only to be informed about the bizarre incident.
Assembly Member for Apenkwa – Sempoamiensa Electoral, Alexander Twum said the deceased “was a very quiet person who didn’t associate. He was always calm alone walking around and didn’t show any signs of depression so I am shocked by this incident”.