A prisoner has allegedly cut off his p*nis in cell at Abor in Keta Municipality of the Volta Region.
According to police reports, Thomas Agbezuke, a suspect, who is on remand over his alleged involvement in a murder case, is reported to have cut his manhood with a sharp object at the blind side of police officers.
Addressing the issue the station officer, Chief Inspector Asirfi Yeboah, said he received a distress call from the counter NCO, one Corporal Emmanuel Kyei that he went on a routine check on the inmates in the cells only to detect that remand prisoner Mr Agbezuke had cut off his manhood with an unknown object and was bleeding profusely.
The station officer and two assists rushed the prisoner to Sacred Heart hospital, Abor for medical attention.
A search was conducted in the cells but the manhood or the object used to commit the crime was not found.
The issue is currently under investigation.
By: Naa Ayorkor Laryea