The lifeless body of a man named Eric Boakye who lived in the Asokore community in the Eastern region of Ghana was discovered in a well after some hours of  thorough search. Until his strange demise, he was suspected to be involved in ritual activities and was alleged to have used his son for ritual but it ended in vain.

The residents of the community reported that he was bedeviled by a bizarre ailment that made his body to start peeling off and subsequently decomposing. His family noticing what had plagued him, abandoned him to his ritualist self.

A large crowd had gathered at the scene to witness his corpse been brought out of the well after the news of his death diffused the length and breadth of the community and its environs.