Kpeve: Man arrested for shooting colleague during hunting expedition

Police in Kpeve in the Volta Region, have arrested Yao Papa Domie, 31, of Vume Village, over the suspected murder of a fellow hunter.

The incident allegedly occurred when they went on a hunting expedition, on Thursday, January 6, 2022.

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While the suspect admitted to shooting his colleague, Eric Sonka, he said it was an accident.

“The suspect told police he mistook his colleague for a game and accidentally shot him,” Inspector Prince Dogbatse, the Deputy Volta Regional Police Public Relations Officer, said to Citi News.

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Eric Sonka died instantly after being shot.

His body has been deposited at the Peki Government Hospital Mortuary for preservation and autopsy.

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“Yao Papa Domie is currently in police custody, and he will be charged for court as soon as the investigation is completed.”

Source: Citinewsroom


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