Two police officers, Lance Corporal Asiedu Mensah and Corporal Solomon Abu attached to the Goaso and Atebubu Police Divisions respectively have been arrested for their roles in the death of Constable Frank Adu Klu during a robbery on the Atebubu-Kwame Danso highway.
Banewsgh.com checks reveal that three other individuals including one Awudu Paco, the son of a former Chairman of the NPP in the Atebubu-Amantin Constituency have all been picked up in connection with the robbery.
According to the Brong Ahafo Police Public Relations Officer ASP Christopher Tawiah, the first suspect after his arrest mentioned the names of his accomplices during interrogation and the police quickly moved in to effect their arrest.
“The prime suspect mentioned five names that accompanied him to commit the robbery on the market women, so the Police went ahead and arrested them this dawn. These people include two police men.”
ASP Tawiah also revealed that all the suspects have been transferred to Sunyani whilst a man-hunt for the other suspects mentioned in the robbery continuous.