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Farmer in Ashanti Region found dead with gunshot wounds on pear tree

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In the Atwima Mponua District of the Ashanti Region, a farmer named Alhaji Malik was discovered deceased atop a pear tree.

His body, bearing gunshot wounds to the head, was found on Sunday, May 12, 2024. It appears that Malik, who had set out to harvest pears for sale, met his untimely demise while on the job.

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His tricycle, commonly known as ‘aboboyaa,’ was found abandoned at the scene.

Concerned family members launched a search when Malik failed to return home, only to discover his lifeless body on the tree with bloodstains nearby.

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Kofi Gyabaa, reporting on the incident for Nyankonton Mu Nsem on Rainbow Radio 87.5FM, shared these details.

Following the discovery, the police were alerted, and an investigation has been initiated. Malik’s body has been released to his family for burial, adhering to Islamic customs. He leaves behind a wife and more than six children.

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