The police have announced a GH100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for the killings in Wa.
In connection with the murder cases, one person has already been arrested.
Kankani Adongo, the suspect, was arrested on September 19, 2022, and is currently in custody assisting with investigations.
However, the police said in a statement that intelligence indicates that more than one person was involved in the killings.
Kankani Adongo, a suspect arrested on September 19, 2022, is in custody and cooperating with the investigation.
Analysis of intelligence gathered thus far indicates that there may be more than one person involved in this heinous crime, and we will do whatever it takes to apprehend them and bring them to justice.
The Police added in the statement that the special purpose intelligence and investigation team as part of their surveillance during the night of 19th September, 2022 recovered a body of a male adult at Bamahu. After the necessary crime scene examination, the body was removed and deposited at the Regional Hospital, Wa awaiting autopsy. A pathologist from the Police Hospital is leading a team to Wa as part of investigation into the incidents.
We continue to urge anyone with credible information that will lead to the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators to come forward and share with the Police. In line with this, a reward of GHC100,000 has been set aside for anyone who provides information in that regard.