A 31-year-old farmer, Charles Soglo has shot his wife, Doris Amoah in the chest and attempted to kill himself over her refusal to have sex with him.
According to MyJoyOnline, the incident happened at Adansi Nyakumase in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
Soglo was reported to have attempted suicide thinking he had killed his 21-year-old wife.
Takyi Adansi Fomena District Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Yaw Ohene, confirmed the incident, saying:
“Charles Soglo shot his hands and lost two of his fingers and shot his chest.
“His wife had been transported to the hospital when a team of officers got to the scene. The officers then transported the suspect to the hospital.”