My News Ghana has received an update on the death of the Ghanaian USA army officer, Prince Yeboah Wiredu who allegedly committed suicide after catching his wife in bed with another man.
According to Court-Martial ruling received by My News Ghana, 3 different women filed a report of rape against Prince Yeboah Wiredu with the USA military authorities.
He was sentenced to 12 months confinement, reduction to pay grade E-1, total forfeitures for 12 months and a dishonorable discharge. Martial Court also recommended him for civilian prosecution following the rape allegation from 3 women
Although Prince Yeboah Wiredu denied and pleaded not guilty to the charges, he was convicted of sexual assault violation by a panel of members with enlisted representation sitting as a general court-martial.
The panel dismissed two of the charges for lack of enough evidence but upheld some of them and furnished the authorities with their recommendations.
From the ruling, the court-martial sentenced Prince Yeboah Wiredu to 12 months confinement. reduction to pay grade E-1, total forfeitures for 12 months and a dishonorable discharge. Court-Martial also recommended him for civilian prosecution.
Many people believe that it is the main cause of his suicide and not necessary because he caught his wife in bed with another man.
Dealing with a cheating wife whiles dealing with the rape charges and court-martial recommendations seems to have pushed him over mentally.
My News Ghana is following the story and we will keep you updated. Stay with us