modernghana logo

FEATURED STORY Let’s Not Undermine Corruption Fight In Special Prosecutor’s Bill – Martin ...

body-container-line

Car stealing syndicate busted in Tarkwa

MyJoyOnline
19 May 2017 | General News

The Police in Tarkwa in the Western Region have arrested a four-member syndicate said to be behind the car thefts in the area.

The four suspects were arrested following a midnight operation by the police Wednesday.

They are Samuel Nana Kwakye, 38, Mamoud Abdullah, 38, Joseph Osei alias Joe, 36, and Godfred Kwadwo Kwakye, 43.

Regional Police PRO, ASP Olivia Ewurabena Adeku told Joy News’ Francis Wajah the operation was triggered by avalanche of complaints about car snatches in the area.

She said the Regional Command also had an information from the Police Administration in Accra about a car stolen from a garage at Legon that was believed to have been sent to the Region.

The car, a Toyota Corolla with registration number GW1824 – 15 was rented by the group from a garage at Legon for rounds in the area but it was not returned.

ASP Olivia Adeku said the police went to the hideout of the group following a tip-off and arrested them.

The four men are in the custody of the Tarkwa Police, pending conclusion on investigation.

Story by Ghana | Myjoyonline.com | Austin Brakopowers | Austin.powers@myjoyonline.com | Instagram: @realbrakopowers

Do you have a story for publication? Please email it to editor@modernghana.com

General News

quot-img-1Anything acquired dubiously is stealing.

By: Kyei-Afrifa.Ma.Germa quot-img-1

Inter Bank Rates

Currency Buying Selling
U.S Dollar4.38324.3876
Euro5.17535.1794
Pound Sterling5.65615.6626
Swiss Franc4.55774.5600
Canadian Dollar3.48433.4864
S/African Rand0.33310.3333
Australian Dollar3.47913.4854
body-container-line