Police in the Volta region are on a manhunt for a man, only known as Frank who is strongly suspected to have murdered his girlfriend and deposited the body in a refrigerator in his rented room.
The suspect, who happens to be a tenant in a house at Ho-Fiave, a suburb of Ho is believed to have fled the area after committing the crime.
According to police sources, “neighbours in and around the house observed a strong stench emanating from Frank’s room with house flies hovering around the windows and door.”
As a result, the door was forced opened only for the body of the deceased, known as Lizzy to be found in a double-decker refrigerator.
An investigative team of police officers proceeded to the scene and conveyed the almost decomposed body to the Ho Municipal hospital morgue for autopsy, after careful inspection.
A search has since begun to trace the whereabouts of the suspect, Frank who is believed to have killed the deceased.