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XYZ News has gathered that the seventeen(17) year old boy who was shot by an unknown person at Asawasi has been discharged and detained at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital after undergoing a successful surgery.
The poor JHS graduate was shot in the head last week when he joined his colleagues to climax this year’s Eid Celebration at a popular recreational facility in the Asokore Mampong Municipality.
Investigation has revealed the victim Osman Abdul Karim, who was discharged on Wednesday, July 5,2017 is being detained as a result of his family’s inability either to settle their bills or produce their NHIS documents.
A source at the hospital told XYZ News’ Jonathan Ofori that an agreement on a payment plan can be reached between hospital authorities and victims’ families.
Father of the victim, Swalla Yussif, 68,who has already spent over to GHC2500 tells XYZ News that he is financially crippled to settle the remaining balance and is appealing to authorities to come to his child’s rescue.
Source: Jonathan Ofori || myxyzonline.com