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Father on the run after pouring acid on wife, child

Philomina Owusu, 29, is fighting for her life after her husband, 35-year-old Enoch Mensah, allegedly poured acid on her.

The tragic incident took place in the Central Region's Gomoa Pomadze. Their nine-month-old daughter died in the attack. According to reports, the couple had ongoing disagreements, particularly regarding financial issues and the impending eviction due to unpaid rent. Before launching the assault on Philomina on April 17, 2024, Enoch, furious with her, is said to have lured her to a new residence under false pretenses.

Enoch was compelled to flee when Philomina cried out for help, leaving her with serious injuries and their baby tragically dead. At Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Philomina is currently in critical condition as authorities intensify their efforts to apprehend her attacker. According to new information, the couple has been fighting ever since the birth of their child, with financial issues, particularly rent, a major source of contention. According to the specifics, the couple was in danger of being evicted because they were unable to pay their rent.

After a fight, Enoch came back to the house and used acid to hurt Philomena and their infant daughter. Another portrayal shows that the suspect, Enoch Mensah, 35, who disapproved of his better half Philomena Owusu, 29, went to her home on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, and illuminated her that he had leased another house for her, so she ought to go with him so they proceed to pay for it. The suspect was rankled by her way of behaving, prompting the acidic assault, and her significant other escaped the mishap after she started shouting for help.

The victim was severely injured, but her daughter passed away. As the hunt for her assailant continues, Philomena, who is currently in a critical condition, has been transferred to Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital for advanced medical care.


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