Landlord Shoots Tenant Dead For Refusing To Leave Apartment (Photos)

A tenant was shot dead by his landlord on Sunday after a few months earlier he refused to vacate his apartment.

Ghanaweb reported that police said the landlord, Victor Stephen Nana Kankam, shot budding singer, Spark Benjamin, at the Spot M, Ofankor, Accra residence and was rushed with multiple injuries to police station. He was then taken to hospital where on arrival he was pronounced dead.

DSP George Asare, the district police commander and his team who went to the crime scene said they saw a pool of blood and four spent shells at the entrance of the deceased apartment.
“We got report that about 1:33 pm, the victim’s landlord, Victor Stephen Nana Kankam, shot the victim for refusing to vacate a room he rented from him. Police rushed the victim to Police Hospital, but he was pronounced dead on arrival,” the police said in a statement.
“The district commander DSP George Asare and his team proceeded to the scene of the crime at Spot M and saw a pool of blood at the entrance of the main gate of the deceased’s rented apartment. Four spent shells were retrieved at the scene,” the police added.
While, the landlord was arrested by police and two pump-action weapons loaded with ammunition were reported to have been picked up from his house when the victim’s body was deposited in the mortuary at the hospital.

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