Monday, 04 July

Police arrests 3 soldiers for robbing 8 mobile phones, ₵850

The suspects

The police has arrested three military personnel and one civilian accomplice in connection with a robbery incident at Nsakina near Amasaman on June 4, 2022.

The suspects, № 208183 G/CPL Yinsabilik Gabriel, № 280252 G/L/CP Elikem Adams, № 209016 L/CPL Asiedu Stanley and Malik, their accomplice, were arrested following a police investigation into the robbery.

The police report indicates that the four suspects scaled a wall into the residence of the complainant and robbed him and his friends of 8 different mobile phones and forcibly made them transfer an amount of GH₵850 to a registered MTN number bearing the name Gabriel Yinsabilik.

Preliminary investigations led to the identification of the three army personnel, who were later arrested by the military police and handed over to the criminal investigations department of the Amasaman district police command.

The three suspects have been cautioned and released to the military police to be reporting periodically while the investigation continues.

Their accomplice, Malik, has confessed to the crime.