Man loses lower lip during fight with friend over GH¢18.00

A 28-year-old man has had his lower lip chewed off during a fight over GH¢18.00 at Bibiani Old Town in the Western North Region.

The victim, Kofi Anelka, was reportedly attacked by his friend, Asare Bediako at a drinking spot in the area.

Adom News’ Augustine Boah reported that Mr Bediako bought GH¢2.00 of local gin [akpeteshie] but gave the bar operator GH¢20.00

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The bar operator did not have change so his friend, Mr Anelka gave him the GH¢2.00 and collected the GH¢20.00

An attempt by Mr Bediako to collect his money from his friend resulted in a fight. This is because, Mr Anelka insisted on giving him GH¢18.00

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The two gentlemen, who were intoxicated, decided to settle the matter with a fight leading to the injury.

The suspect, Mr Bediako is said to have bolted from the scene after he saw blood oozing from his friend’s mouth.

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Kofi Anelka managed to raise alarm and was rushed to Bibiani Government Hospital for treatment and later discharged.

He then complained to the Bibiani Police Command. The police have mounted a manhunt for Mr Bediako.

Source: myjoyonline


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