A 19-year-old boy has killed his 24-year-old senior brother at Essaman, near Nkotompo a suburb of Sekondi, in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis of the Western Region.
The deceased whose name has been given as Benya Kwaku Akromah is said to have died when he intervened in a fight that ensued between his junior brother Emmanuel Akromah and mother.
The mother said her son, Emmanuel Akromah came home after hanging out with friends and started causing confusion in the house for no reason. It was at that point his elder brother came into the picture.
After series of confrontations and physical struggle between the two brothers, the younger brother Emmanuel Akromah is said to have used scissors to stub his senior brother at the throat and he sustained injury.
Victim, Benya Kwaku Akromah was rushed to Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital at Sekondi and was admitted for treatment but died few hours later.
Body of deceased has been deposited at Takoradi Hospital mortuary for preservation and autopsy, whilst Police investigation continues.