Notorious Armed Robbers arrested in Accra


The Tesano Police has arrested three persons suspected of being robbers for having two locally made pistols in their possession.

They also had other implements suspected to have been stolen from a robbery escapade in their possession.

Deputy Police Superintendent Effia Tenge, Head of Public Affairs Unit of the Accra Regional Police Command named Ato Kwamina, 26, Isaah Emmanuel, 20, and Ibrahim Abubakari, 21, respectively.

In a statement, Effie Tenge said, at approximately 0230 hours on August 19, 2020, security details were at Abeka Junction Operation Calm Life Snapcheck duties when they spotted the suspects in a commercial vehicle heading towards Accra.

“The police suspected them highly, and a search carried out on the suspect discovered the offensive weapons to which they admitted ownership,” she said.

DSP Tenge said there were six ( 6) live BB cartridges found on them, a Toshiba laptop, a wristwatch, a small cutter, a screwdriver, two mobile phones, and two power banks.

She said the suspects are in custody and are currently assisting in investigations.


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