A police officer stationed in Kumasi, the Ashanti Region capital, has been found dead in his bathroom.
According to a Daily Guide report, the incident has dimmed morale of his colleagues.
“Sergeant Kwame Baidoo of the Suntreso District Police Headquarters was found lying unconscious in his bathroom by his wife, also a police officer.
“Sergeant Agnes Osei Konadu, the wife, according to a police report sighted by the paper, raised an alarm so she was assisted to rush her husband to the hospital,” Daily Guide reported on Friday, June 18, 2021.
According the report, Sergeant Baidoo was pronounced dead upon arrival at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), where he was rushed for medical care.
The police report said Sergeant Agnes Konadu returned from night duty on Monday, June 14, 2021, around 6:30am to find her husband lying unconscious in the bathroom.
The couple live at Adankwame, so Sergeant Agnes Konadu quickly rushed to the Adankwame Police Station and lodged a complaint.
“Detectives from Adankwame Police Station visited the house, rushed Sergeant Baidoo to Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, but was pronounced dead on arrival.
“The body was inspected and deposited at the same hospital morgue for preservation and autopsy”, the police report said.
The autopsy was not ready when the story was being filed.