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Police in the Kintampo North Municipality of the Bono East region have mounted a search of a young man in his mid 30s who slaughtered his brother soon after they had dinner over what is yet to be established.

According to the police, the incident occurred on Sunday March 17, 2019 soon after both had eaten together and were readying themselves to retire to bed.

The suspect only identified as Belle later took a cutlass and slashed the head of his other brother who was resting on a bench resulting in the untimely death of Mark also believed to be in his mid 30s.

The suspect after the unfortunate incident fled the community and till date his whereabouts unknown.

Body of the deceased left on a bench

The body of the deceased has since been deposited at the morgue while the police reveal that they have intensified search for the suspect who is believed to be hiding in neighbouring communities to face the full rigors of the law according to local journalist Ahadzi Emmanuel.