A 35-year-old man, Kwabena Ebo popularly known as “One in Town” has been arrested by the Awutu Bawjiase District Police Command for allegedly drugging a married woman and sexually abusing her.
The woman was said to be in her menstrual period when the man allegedly took advantage of her.
Information gathered indicates that the suspect bought sausage costing Ghc5 from the victim but failed to pay her and asked her to come for the money later.
The victim went to the suspect at Bawjiase lorry station for her money.
Upon reaching the scene the suspect, reportedly offered her a seat since it was raining.
The victim narrated that the suspect subsequently offered her a malt drink but immediately she took the drink, she started feeling dizzy and before she realized it, the suspect has had sex with her.
Meanwhile, the husband of the victim, Kwesi Ayitey says he is very upset looking at the way Bawjiase Police are handling the issue.
Kwesi Ayitey alleged that some of the police officers are trying to cover the crime committed by the victim to make it a ‘foolish case’.
He accused the Police of keeping the suspect in cells for 48 hours instead of sending him to court.
The District Police Commander Chief Superintendent Felicia Ayensu confirmed that the suspect was in their custody while investigations were still ongoing.