This is a terrifying incident which happened at Asankragua in the western Region on Sunday 10th December 2017.
Felix Kwabena, 21yrs who is a galamsey operator at Asankragua allegedly butchered his girlfriend, Nafisa Abena who was carrying a 4 month old pregnancy, claiming he might not be responsible for the pregnancy.
He then tried to take his own life by damaging himself with the same cutlass he used on his girlfriend but fortunately he was rushed to the Asankragua Catholic Clinic and said to be in a very critical condition.
The body of his girlfriend has been deposited at Enchi government hospital.
The District Police command and his crew in Asankragua are making thorough investigation into the matter.