Man arrested for allegedly murdering a 73-year-old man
The Police have arrested one Solomon Kwame Boadu at Racecourse, a suburb of Sowutuom in the Greater Accra Region for the murder of Kwesi Wiafe, aged 73 and described as “disabled”.
The suspect was arrested by Police on the ceiling of the deceased’s room, minutes after the cold-blooded murder.
A witness (name and description withheld) who heard the deceased shouting for help from his room at about 9:00 pm on 28th June 2021, called for police attention, leading to the arrest.
The deceased who was found in a pool of blood with multiple cuts on his head was pronounced dead at the Police Hospital. Upon a search conducted in the house of the suspect, Police retrieved a pistol.
Meanwhile, the Police have commended the efforts of the witness and appealed to anyone with information to assist them with their investigation.
“Police commend the actions of the witness and appeals to anyone who has information relevant to establishing all the circumstances of the murder to provide the information to the Police at Sowutuom or call the Toll free Police numbers 18555 or 191.”