3 Persons Arrested For Murder In Upper West Region
The Police in the Upper West Region have arrested three persons suspected to be involved in the murder of a 29 year-old herdsman, Demo Jeti. Suspects, John Dakurah, Numbuzie Chawinaa and Tankpare Sylvester were also arrested from their hideouts in Kuntaali, a village in the Nadwoli-Kaleo District for their alleged involvement in
the murder. According to a statement also signed by the Upper West Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Chief Inspector Gideon Ohene Boateng, the suspects are also currently in the custody and will be made to face justice. “Preliminary investigation indicates that the deceased took his cattle to the Kuntaali bush for grazing in the
morning of the July 1, 2022, but only the cattle returned home later that day without him, the statement said. The lifeless body of the deceased was then later found lying between the Chari and Kuntaali villages. The body was deposited at the Regional Hospital, Wa for autopsy and later handed over to the deceased’s family for burial.” The suspects were arrested on August 30, 2022.