One additional person has been detained by police in connection with the theft of Kasoa Mobile Money on December 20, 2022.
The last suspect, Ahmed (alias ARRESTED), was taken into custody on January 2, 2023, in the Central Region near Nyanyano and Kasoa.
“He is currently in police custody assisting investigation and will be put before court accordingly,” in a statement on Tuesday, the police stated.
The court also ordered the two more suspects, who had previously been detained in connection with the case, to return on January 12, 2023.
All four suspects have been detained by police thus far, including the deceased suspect Godfred Okine, who passed away in police custody after becoming unwell.
“We would like to assure the public of our continuous commitment to keep our society safe,” the police assured.
Read the full statement below:
POLICE UPDATE ON KASOA MOBILE MONEY ROBBERY; LAST SUSPECT ARRESTED
With reference to our earlier publication on the Kasoa Mobile Money robbery which occurred on 20th December, 2022, we are pleased to announce, as promised, that through sustained Police intelligence operations, the last suspect has also been arrested.
The suspect, Ahmed, (alias ARRESTED), was arrested on 2nd January, 2023 at Nyanyano near Kasoa in the Central Region. He is currently in police custody assisting investigation and will be put before court accordingly.
Meanwhile, as reported earlier, the two other suspects who were also arrested in connection with the case were remanded by the court to reappear on 12th January, 2023.
We would like to assure the public of our continuous commitment to keep our society safe.