Residents seem to be in a state of shock as a family of five have been found dead in a room suspected to be acid bath attack at Yawkyeremakrom a suburb of New Juaben in the Eastern Region.
The deceased identified include the mother, Janet aged 45, the father Kwasi Asare 50years, and their children Ella aged 15, Edmund 13 years, and Ohene 7 years old.
According to sources, Co-tenants of the deceased believe the woman and her husband have been engaging in series of fights in recent times.
‘The room doesn’t look like a fire outbreak, their bodies have been peeled off, it could be acid that was poured on them. The husband has been threatening to kill the wife, even yesterday they fought,’ she explained.
Ultimate news’ Kojo Ansah reports that the police and fire service personnel are currently at the scene to convey the charred bodies to the mortuary.