News: Crime & Punishment

Welder Remanded For Defrauding A Farmer

Thursday, August 27, 2015 A 28 years old welder has been remanded into prison custody by the Tarkwa Circuit Court for defrauding a farmer, Kofi Apaah alias Mr. Koomson to the tune of GHc 800.00 with intention to secure him a job at Goldfields Ghana limited, within the Tarkwa Mines area. The accused person Patrick A ...

Welder Remanded For Defrauding A Nurse

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 A 28-year-old welder has been remanded into prison custody by the Tarkwa Circuit Court for defrauding a nurse Leticia Cudjoe to the tune of GHC2,200.00 with intention to secure her a job at Goldfields Ghana limited, within the Tarkwa Mines area. The accused person, Patrick Adjei alias Patr ...

Blind Man Gets 7 Years For Defiling Girl, 12

Friday, August 14, 2015 A 26-year-old visually impaired young man yesterday told an Accra Circuit Court, where he was being tried for defilement, that the victim forced herself on him. The accused, Daniel Adarkwa, who is unemployed, told the court that the victim rather suggested that they should have sexual intercourse ...

Boy, 16, Grabbed For Robbery

Friday, August 14, 2015 The two suspected teenage robbers THE KUMASI police are holding a 16-year-old boy, Michael Owusu, suspected to be one of a two-man robbery gang, who usually pretended to be fighting in public to catch the attention of innocent people, whom they ended up robbing at knife-point. Owusu, who ...

Woman 'Kills' Canadian Lover

Friday, August 14, 2015 Natasha Bawah Forty-year-old Natasha Bawah, a hairdresser, has been arrested by the police for allegedly murdering her Canadian boyfriend. The deceased, identified as Eddie Murphy Sulleymana, who was on vacation in Ghana, allegedly travelled with the lover (Natasha) to her hometown in the ...

Fertilizer Thieves Docket For AG

Thursday, August 13, 2015 Counsel for the accused persons, Michael Arthur Dadzie addressing journalists at court after the hour-long proceedings The case docket of 18 persons standing trial before a Cape Coast Circuit Court for stealing as well as dishonestly receiving 1,201 bags of cocoa feed fertilizer worth GH 2 ...

Clearing Agent Killed At Ashaiman

Thursday, August 13, 2015 George Amegbanu before he was killed RESIDENTS OF Jericho, a suburb of Ashaiman, claim they are living in fear, following the alleged murder of a 47-year-old man in the area. The deceased, George Amegbanu, who was a clearing agent at the Tema Port, was said to have been shot in the head a ...

Kumasi Gonja Boys Nabbed

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 The Gonja Boys Two men who belong to a group called Gonja Boys, believed to have been terrorizing the people of Kwadaso, Asuoyeboah, Tanoso, Apatrapa and its environs in the Ashanti Region, are in the web of the law enforcement agents. The Kumasi police have described the arrest of Isaac ...

2 Jobless Caged For Robbery

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 Two unemployed men have appeared before AN Accra circuit court for allegedly robbing a military officer. They are Baba Anaba Musah and Evans Ogbey. The two are alleged to have in 2013 at Teshie in Accra, robbed one Emmanuel Quartey and his daughters of their laptop and four mobile telephones. ...

Robbers Tie Driver's Neck

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 Iddrisu Nuhu and Saeed Sesei THE KUMASI police have apprehended two suspected robbers who usually tie the necks of taxi drivers with sponge before robbing them. The two dreaded robbers were identified as Iddrisu Nuhu, 28 and 32-year-old Saeed Sesei. On August 3 this year, they robbed a ...

Mason Arraigned Over Threat

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 A MASON, Aderu Addy Tetteh, who threatened to kill his cousin after he accused him of selling their family land without informing him or the family has been arraigned for threat of death. The suspect was put in a court presided over by Yaw Atta Sampong and charged with the offence of telling his ...

Driver And Cleaner Granted Bail In Stealing Case

Monday, August 10, 2015 A cleaner and a driver have been granted bail in the sum of GHc 6,000.00 with one surety each by the Tarkwa circuit court for siphoning diesel from dozer machine. The accused persons, Richard Cobbinah alias Fiana and Moses Quaison both pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to commit crime and s ...

Suspected Robber Collapses In Court

Monday, August 10, 2015 An alleged armed robber yesterday fainted at the Cocoa Affairs Court premises when she was refused bail by the court. The suspect, Joycelyn Pupulampu, who is standing trial for robbery and causing unlawful harm, pleaded not guilty but was refused bail by the Accra Circuit Court presided ov ...
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