3 Persons Arrested As Police Investigate Death Of 15 Year Old Girl At Konongo

3 Persons Arrested As Police Investigate Death Of 15 Year Old Girl At Konongo

 

 

Police in Ashanti Region have started investigations into the death of a 15 year old girl at Konongo. The body of Regina Sarfo was found dumped in a bush at Ahenbrom, a suburb of Konongo on Thursday, September 8 with deep knife wounds to her stomach and sticks forced deep into the mouth. A statement released from the

 

Police in the region noted that three suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder and are currently assisting with investigations. The deceased has been conveyed to the Stewards Hospital morgue in Ashanti Region for preservation and autopsy. According to the statement, the Ashanti Regional Police Command has

 

 

met with the family and the Inspector-General of Police has also commiserated with family over the telephone and assured them of the necessary Police support. Police clinical psychologists have been provided to offer psychosocial support to family while the investigation continues. Meanwhile, the residents of ward six where

 

 

the incident occurred are in a state fear. This place has become scary these days. They snatch people’s phones and rape women here, one woman said. It’s because of these crimes that we also cut down the trees here and installed lights. Last time a lady was nearly raped here if not for a good samaritan, another man noted.