Ho, Jun 17, (Mensah), GNA-Mr Simon Amegatse, said to be a 58-year-old former employee of the University of Ghana, Legon reportedly committed suicide at home in Ho on Wednesday.
The late Amegatse, was said to have left a suicide note in which he described his wife as a “Jezebel.”
“Tell that Jezebel, I’m gone,” he was said to have stated in the note.
Mr Amegatse was also said to have left two wedding rings tied together and his mobile phone on a table in the living room where he allegedly hanged himself.
A Police source who confirmed the story to the GNA said the couple who were said to have four children had marital challenges for several years on their return from the United Kingdom. They had been leaving separately.
The source said Mr Amegatse who rented part of his apartment to some students of Ho Polytechnic allegedly committed the act while the students were away on vacation.
The source said, one of the students who came back on Thursday to find out whether his brother had come back from Accra found Amegatse’s lifeless body hanging on the ceiling fan and reported to the Police.
Mr Amegatse’s body has been deposited at the Ho Municipal Hospital morgue while his wife has been invited by the Police to assist in investigations.
17 June 11