The Assin South Police is on a manhunt for a 46-year-old Alex Quainoo, for shooting his wife.

Quainoo, a hunter at Assin Bepokokoo in the Central Region reportedly shot his wife, Victoria Asiedu, when she failed to give him GHS 2.00 to buy alcohol Saturday night.

Peace FM reporter Oscar Dadzie reports that the shooting incident took place at the couple’s home when Quainoo returned home with nothing after hunting.

He is said to have argued with Victoria after she refused to give him the money for alcohol.

Victoria was shot in the palms while she tried escaping when her husband threatened to kill her.

She is currently receiving medical treatment at the St. Francis Xavier Hospital in Assin Fosu.

Police have asked the community members to report any lead on the hideout of Quainoo.