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3 Teenagers to face court today over the killing of oppong memorial student.

The three teenagers, arrested in connection with the death of a final year student of the oppong memorial senior high school at kokofu in the Ashanti region, are expected to appear before a Bekwai circuit court today, September 8, 2021.

The three were arrested on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. According to the police, one of the suspects, fifteen years old has confirmed stabbing Richard Kofi Appiah to death.

Bekwai district police commander, DSP Teddy Damptey Brown told the City News, we had a tipoff that some of them were in hide out so went there and laid hold on one.

The first suspect led us to two others, who were mentioned."One of the three people we arrested, a 15-year-old JHS 2 student confessed that he threw broken bottles at the deceased.

The three will be arraigned before court later today. The deceased, 21 year old Richard kofi Appiah, who left school for town and was attacked and stabbed to death on his way over the weekend.

He was rushed to the Bekwai government hospital for treatment but was pronounced dead on arrival. The body has since been deposited at the mortuary.

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Bekwai City News DSP Richard Kofi Appiah Teddy Damptey Brown


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