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Western Region: 9 Robbery Suspects Arrested

Nine individuals suspected to be involved in two robbery attacks on January 7 and 8, at Wassa Akropong and Mpohor in the Western Region have been arrested.


The nine individuals suspected to be involved include; Godwin Boah, Philemon Essien, Emmanuel Yaley, Mohammed Sumalia, Evans Amarh, Patrick Aboah, Augustine Nana Abaka, Kwabena Acquah and Godfred Akwah who are currently in the police custody.


During the arrest, Philemon Essien sustained a gunshot wound in his hand and suspect Emmanuel Yaley sustained non- gunshot. The arrest were sent to Effia-Nkwanta Regional Hospital where they were admitted for treatment and are under police guard.



The police retrieved from the suspects a cash amount of ghc2,200, a motorbike and an Opel taxi with registration number WR.3186-14. The taxi has been impounded for further investigation.


The police gave on the look out for two of the suspects who managed to escape.


We highly commend community members of Wassa Appiahkrom and Ayiem for supporting the police in effecting the arrests. We equally commend the personnel of the Western Regional Command for their patriotic services towards ensuring peace and security in the region.


Indeed, Police community partnership is the master key to crime fighting. Let us therefore continue to work together for safer communities.


Massive responses to Ghana Police Service arrest of the nine robbery suspects. See a portion of the remark tested by:


@Alfred Amartey Quaye: "Team Police you have and continue to bring dignity to police institution. Enjoy Psalms 20


@Diego Armando: " Just one appointment #DrDampare and things have just turned around. May you live long GPS, IGP. May God guide and protect you. We the citizens are proud of you.


@Bonsu Raphael Morrison: " With Ghana Police current state of work i am sure Ghana will be made a permanent member on the UN Security Council.


@Kwaku Nicholas: " I never thought the police administration can move to extraordinary. God bless you for the good work.


@Osono Kokroko: " God bless you Papa, you and your team are impressing us so much. Man of the year award goes to you already".


@Ican Ghana: "Congratulations Men!! You are restoring hope.


Source: Ghana Police Service


Tag: Police , Western Region, Suspects

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