A twenty four year old woman Rita Afia Pokua, who is a shop attendant in Koforidua market was found dead two days ago at Abrewa Nkwanta, a suburb of Koforidua in the Eastern Region.
The deceased was said to have gone to work on Tuesday but did not return home so her family began to search for her.
They found her dead the following day in a bush at Abrewa Nkwata, where she resides. Residents called the Effiduase Police to attend to the body of the deceased.
The Deputy Public Relations Officer of the Eastern Regional Police Command, Sergeant Gomado, in an interview on GBC Sunrise FM morning show said perpetrators of the crime have not yet been identified but investigation is ongoing.
Sergeant Gomado revealed that there were scares on the body which he said are signs that the deceased was assaulted.
The body has since been deposited at the St. Joseph’s Hospital morgue in Koforidua for autopsy.