A 34-year-old man has been arrested by the police in Ghana for allegedly killing a Nigerian commercial sex worker,in his room at Manet Gardens in Accra, who he claimed stole his money after he had sex with her.
Isaac Sackey is said to have handed himself over to the police after stabbing the said prostitute two times in the stomach and thigh on Wednesday, March 8th.
The suspect, identified as Isaac Sackey, according to reports, is said to have approached the woman ‘identified only as Tina’ for her services; a Nigerian commercial sex worker at a drinking spot at Baatsona, near the Spintex Road, in Accra, at about 8 p.m after having some drinks with his male friends, the two are said to have agreed on a fee for the service and they went off to Sackey’s house where they spent the night together. After having several rounds of sex with her, a misunderstanding reportedly ensued between them and Isaac Sackey purportedly stabbed her in the stomach two times and on her thigh, leading to her instant death.
According to police reports, Sackey reported himself to the police after committing the act.
Confirming the incident, the Accra Regional Police Command Public Relations Officer, Assistant Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mrs Effia Tenge told the Daily Graphic that according to Sackey, after several bouts of sexual intercourse with the woman, he went to the washroom to freshen up at about 2 a.m.
“In the heat of an ensuing argument, the woman is said to have pulled a knife from her bag and attempted to stab Sackey,” she said.