The Central Regional Police Commander, DCOP Mrs. Habiba Twumesi Sarpong, has called for collaborative efforts in dealing with crime in the region.
She made the call following the arrest of the suspect who allegedly shot and killed a businessman at Kasoa.
The Kasoa Divisional Police Command has arrested one Eric Asare, in connection with the murder of Stephen Entsi at Opeikuma junction, Kasoa in the Central Region.
The 45-year-old businessman was robbed and shot dead at the Opeikuma bus stop.
The businessman was attacked by two men who were riding on a black motorbike at the Opeikuma Junction traffic light.
The Commander said acting upon a tip-off, the Police swiftly arrested the suspect and will soon process for court.
DCOP Habiba Twumasi told Nyankonton Mu Nsem that her outfit is going to beef up Kasoa and Gomoa East security to end criminal activities in the area.
”But we cannot do this alone. We need your support. We appreciate the public for the support. Without their support, we will not be able to fight crime. I would want to also thank the media for the support. We appreciate the efforts,” she added.
According to her, the police has put in place some measures including the increase in visibility, snap checks and also mounting of tents to help minimize criminal activities.