Tag Archives: Arrest

Woman remanded for burning colleague’s breasts


A businesswoman who allegedly pressed a hot iron on her colleague’s breasts, right hand and the left side of her face at La, has been remanded into custody by an Accra Circuit Court. The accused is said to have had a scuffle with the complainant over the use of a socket in the house. Jacklyn Obuluke charged with causing harm ...

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2 grabbed for issuing fake vehicle number plates


The Upper East Regional office of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) has arrested two persons suspected to be issuing fake licenses and number plates to vehicle owners in the region. The suspects were arrested in their hide out in the Ashanti region upon a tip-off. The two suspects, Mohammed Awal age 29 and Moro Bukari age 52 work ...

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New Abirem hospital head arrested for theft


The Medical Superintendent of the New Abirem Government Hospital, Dr Alexander Osei Bonsu, has run into trouble with the law over alleged theft of medical equipment valued at GHC50,000.00, the property of the hospital. The equipment was reportedly being conveyed to a private facility, operated by the suspect, when it was intercepted. Police Superintendent Emmanuel Amoah of the New Abirem ...

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Suspected car snatchers grabbed in Swedru


A Circuit Court in Akim Swedru has remanded into Police custody, Louis Adomako, a 33-year-old phone repairer charged with robbery of taxi cabs from their drivers around villages near Akim Akoroso near Oda in the Eastern Region. He pleaded not guilty by the court presided over by Mr Alexander Oworae. The other accomplice, Kwesi Darko, self-styled businessman who was charged ...

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9 traders arrested for importing and selling illegal drugs

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The Ashanti Regional Police Drug Law Enforcement Unit, in partnership with the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) have arrested nine traders for allegedly importing and selling prohibited drugs. Margaret Mensah, 25, alias Akua and Samira Abdul-Kadir, 30, were arrested for importing the drugs while Abubakari Osman, 20, Abubakari Ibrahim, 24, Mohamadu Mansour, 18, Adamu Seidu, 22, Mahamadu Ibrahim Nurideen, 22 ...

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2 teenagers arrested with 30 parcels of ‘wee’


Two teenagers are in the grips of the Eastern Regional Police Command for possessing narcotic substances, believed to be marijuana. The two, Evelyn Adade Korkor, 19 years, and  Felix Gyimah, 18, were arrested while attempting to transport 30 parcels of the substance together with cassava in 2 sacks from Huhunya to Nkurakan in the Eastern Region. Spokesperson of the Eastern ...

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Spiritualist remanded for fraud


A spiritualist who extorted money to the tune of GHȼ33, 000.00 from a man under the pretext of securing him an ancient schnapps bottle has been remanded into prison custody. The accused, Francis Yeboah, pleaded not guilty to the charge of defrauding by false pretense before a Tarkwa Circuit Court. He would re-appear before the court on Monday June 26 ...

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Bring Savelugu protesters to book – Nana Addo to police

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President Nana Akufo-Addo has urged the Police to arrest persons perpetrating acts of violence in the Savelugu/Nangtong Municipality of the Northern Region. Speaking during the swearing-in of Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo on Monday, the President urged “the police to do all in their power to bring to book all who fall foul of the law.” The President made the comment ...

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Delta 8 could be re-arrested if … – Emile Short

Justice Emile Short

The eight Delta Force members who were freed could be re-arrested if there is enough evidence to establish that they are guilty, a former Commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Justice Emile Short has said. “If there is due evidence to link them with the offence, they can be re-arrested because they have only been ...

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Somanya Police arrest 2 students for circulating nude pictures

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The Somanya District Police Command in the Eastern Region, have arrested two persons circulating nude pictures of a 20-year old former student of the Yilo-Krobo Senior High School. The suspects are Prince Teye, who is a former boyfriend of the victim, and Amuzu, an accomplice. According to Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Ebenezer Tetteh, the suspect in the course of ...

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