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54 year old man, Kofi Appiah, mistaken for civet shot dead by his brother

Inhabitants of Sefwi Ampenkrom, a farming community near Sefwi Bekwai were surprised a man aged 54 was allegedly shot by his brother.


The two brothers, Kofi Appiah ( the deceased) and Kwabena Kuffoir (the suspect) went on hunting last week.

Kwabena Kuffour who happens to be the suspect mistook his brother Kofi Appiah for Civet “Kankane” when there was a chase to catch the animal. 


The Assembly woman for Sefwi Ampenkrom Electoral Area ,Hon. Miriam Ackah Mensah, recounting the unfortunate event said the deceased was reportedly to have gone to farm with his biological brother for hunting for a bush meat (game) when the sorrowful incident happened.

She said she received a call from a resident stating that Kofi Appiah has been shot in the bush.


He was then rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival. 


The deceased’s sister, Abena Mensah, said there wasn’t anything sort of conflict or hatred among themselves.

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