The community of Asare in the Jaman South District of Brong-Ahafo Region in Ghana, are mourning the death of one Kwadwo Robert who allegedly died after consuming the meat of a pregnant cat.
Kwadwo, 30, who’s popularly known in the community as Asampian started putting up a strange display after he ate the meat. He was reportedly rushed to the Sampa Government Hospital but died on arrival on Wednesday.
Daily Guide reported that Kwadwo Robert was invited by his friend, Kofi Tawiah, to his house to help him kill a cat that belonged to a community member.
According to the report, after they had killed the cat, they realized that the animal was pregnant with five fetuses but went ahead to prepare the meat for consumption.
After eating the meat, Kwadwo reportedly began behaving strangely. He was said to have been crawling on the ground like a cat and making strange gestures.
Sources at the scene said they thought he was running mad, so they rushed him to the hospital, but unfortunately he was pronounced dead on arrival at the Sampa Government Hospital in Sampa.