Peki: Suspect in slaughtered carpenter’s case arrested

A suspect in a recent murder case at Peki Dzake in the Volta Region, is in the grips of the Peki Police Command following a manhunt mounted by the youth that led to his arrest.

Abochie Eric, a young man believed to be in his mid-20s,  is alleged to have slain one Philip Ahornu, a 37-year-old carpenter of the Peki Government Hospital in his room yesterday [Thursday].

According to reports, the suspect, after inflicting cutlass wounds on the deceased, absconded to Torsone Nayo, a suburb of Anum.

Luck however eluded him when the search team caught him at his hideout.

The suspect, who was nearly lynched by the angry mob, was handed over to the Peki District Police.

The District Police Commander, DSP Mathew Asante, who confirmed the incident to Citi News said his outfit has commenced investigations.

By: King Nobert Akpabli/