Man in police custody for the alleged shooting of niece .

[Ghanacrimes.com] —- A cocoa merchant, 80 has been arrested by the Apedwa police for the alleged shooting of niece in Aledwa in the Eastern Region. The motive of the shooting is still unknown.

The man, yet to be identified committed the act over the just passed weekend and threatened shooting witnesses if they should come close.

The police was called upon and the elderlyman has since been arrested.