A nineteen year old boy has met his untimely death Sunday afternoon, after he was stabbed by some youngmen in Ho, the Volta regional capital.
The incident is said to have occurred around the Ho sports stadium at about 5:00pm, when the victim, Wisdom Amu, was returning from the 59th Independence Day celebration at the Jubilee park.
According to an uncle of the deceased, Dr. Winfred Naccortsey, his nephew, who is a tailor-apprentice was stabbed on the left breast by one of the four young men who were said to have accosted him, which resulted in a scuffle.
He said bystanders who went to scene to separate the fight, found Amu unconscious with the knife stab and rushed him to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead and the incident has since been reported at the Ho central police station.
Meanwhile, the four suspects have been arrested and are assisting in police investigations.
According to a source, three of the suspects were arrested immediately at the incident scene by some bystanders and handed over to the police while the fourth person who absconded was later arrested by the police on Monday.
The body of the deceased is currently at the morgue for autopsy.