The victim, Ama Adomah who suffered deep cutlass wounds on her face and arms with some of her fingers mutilated was currently on admission at the Amansie government hospital receiving treatment.
According to the report, the suspect Kwame Nkrumah has been beating his wife for no apparent reason thus on Monday dawn, the couple began their argument which resulted in a fight.
A resident in the area, Kwadwo Amoako who confirmed the story to Adom News said the cause of the fight between the couple is unknown.
But Kwame Nkrumah out of an anger allegedly pulled a cutlass and inflicted wounds on Ama Adomah.
He indicated that his 70-year-old mother-in-law whose name was given as Adwoa Appiah attempted to separate the couple but was butchered to death.
Ama Adomah who was bleeding profusely was rushed to the Amansie hospital and the body of the deceased has been deposited at the morgue.
‘When we arrived, we saw only the woman in a pool of blood and rushed her to the hospital’ he said.
Meanwhile the suspect, Kwame Nkrumah is on the run and being sought by the police in Amansie.