Seven suspected armed robbers arrested

Seven suspecte The suspects rounded up between Yeji and Kwame Danso in the brong Ahafo Region

Seven suspecte
The suspects rounded up between Yeji and Kwame Danso in the brong Ahafo Region

The Yeji Police in the Brong Ahafo Region on Monday arrested seven suspected armed robbers at Yeji and Kwame Danso respectively in a special operation.

According to the police the suspects who have been terrorizing residents of the area were arrested from police intelligence and tip off.

They are Hairu Mohammed (AKA Booza) 31, Awudu Laar Mohammed 20, Ibrahim Hamidu 19, Akwasi Sunkwa 21, Annor Sekyere Abraham 23, Haruna Ab-dulai 21 and Ibrahim Hamidu 19.

Briefing the media, the Regional Police Commander Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Maxwell Atingane said the suspects have been on their wanted list and that more of them are being pursued by the police.

He said five of the suspects were arrested at Yeji and two at Kwame Danso.

He said identifcation parade soon would be held to enable public to identify them to speed up in their prosecution.

From Daniel Dzirasah

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