A man who is believed to be in forties has killed himself by hanging on an orange tree at Tinkong, a farming community in Akuapem North Municipality in the Eastern Region.
The deceased identified as Donkor alias Odo was found with hanging on the tree with some materials around him by some children who were playing football near the scene.
Starr News reports says that, the deceased suffered a mild stroke some months ago but recovered after treatment. However, he went to stay alone in a house leaving his wife and five children. He subsequently became addicted to alcohol.
Assembly Member for the area, Samuel Abokyi told Starr News that police from Adawso had come to convey the body to the morgue after preliminary investigations.
The deceased did not leave a note nor either communicate to anyone about his predicament which could be a possible cause of his actions.