Couple Beat Child To Death And Tried To Bury Body
The shocking story of a Takoradi based couple who best their child to death for bedwetting and later tried to secretly bury Tue body has shocked reside ts of the Western region.
The couple,suspects Salome Oteku, 27, and Effah Donaldson, 34, live around Yakasi with their daughter Francisca Etuteh, who is the stepdaughter of the male suspect (Donaldson).
Eye witnesses say the couple are fond of beating the child for bedwetting.
On that fateful Tuesday, Tue beating is alleged to have been aggressive as the girl girl fell unconscious.
According to sources, the couple in previous attempts to stop the child from bedwetting carried her and placed her buttocks on boiling water in a bowl, which resulted in serious injuries.
The two were said to have also beaten little Francisca resulting in the dislocation of the arm and injuries at her back, a situation which prevailed until the current punishment which led to her death
The two were said to have come to their senses on seeing the girl unconscious therefore decided to rush rush her to Aowin Community Clinic at New Yakasi.
The little girl was pronounced dead on arrival.
Western North Regional Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Micahel Nkekesi has confirmed the incident said the suspects have been put before the Enchi District court and have been remanded in police custody for further investigations.
The body of little Francesca he said has since been deposited at the Enchi Government Hospital for autopsy.