CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

Student robbed of GH¢5,000 at Ahodow

A male student has been robbed of GH¢5,000 at Atinka Junction in Ahodwo in the Kumasi Metropolis of the Ashanti Region. The incident, which occurred in the afternoon of Wednesday, 21 October 2020, follows the robbery and shooting of a Chinese man close to the same place within the metropolis. …

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VIDEO: 16-year-old jailed 25 years for stealing GHS10 finally gets help

16-year-old Abdallah Mohammed has finally gotten help from some benevolent individuals after his pathetic story of being thrown into jail for stealing GHS10. It would be recalled that MyNewsGh.com reported that Mohammed Abdallah was arrested and jailed for 25 for a crime he claimed knew nothing about. According to him, he was …

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UCL: Late Rashford goal earns Man Utd win at PSG

Marcus Rashford repeated his late heroics against Paris St-Germain with a superb winner as Manchester United marked their return to the Champions League with a fine win at the home of last season’s beaten finalists. Rashford’s stoppage-time penalty sealed a famous victory at the Parc des Princes 18 months ago and the …

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Armed robbers shoot Chinese man at Ahodwo

A Chinese man has been shot by alleged armed robbers at Ahodwo in the Kumasi Metropolis of the Ashanti Region on Tuesday, 20 October 2020. The incident occurred when the Chinese went to purchase recharge card from a vendor. The four unmasked attackers rode on two motorbikes to commit the …

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NDC Agona West PC charged with abetment to commit murder

National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate for Agona West, Paul Ofori Amoah, has been charged with abetment to commit crime, to wit murder, and preparation to commit a crime. This comes after he was arrested by the Central Regional Police CID in connection with an alleged plot to assassinate Member …

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Man,36, shot dead in daylight robbery

A thirty-six-year-old man has been shot dead in a daylight robbery at Atonsu in Kumasi Monday. The victim Maxwell Awetor, a resident of Ahinsan Estate had reportedly gone to visit a friend around the area when the incident happened, Starr News sources have said. According to an eyewitness, two suspected …

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Man stripped naked and lynched by unknown residents

A man believed to be about 25 years of age has been lynched in Adweso Mile -50 junction area in the Eastern Regional Capital, Koforidua. The naked body of the victim was found on the streets early Monday morning. Police investigators examination and inspection of the body revealed deep cuts …

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Driver Jailed 30years For Robbery

Issah Iddrisu, a driver, was on Monday sentenced to 30 years imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court for robbing a woman at gun point at Gbawe in Accra. Iddrisu, in his robbery attack, stabbed one Theophilus P Tetteh, the husband of the complainant, with a knife on his chest. He …

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Man shot dead in daylight robbery in Kumasi

A thirty-six-year-old man has been shot dead in a daylight robbery attack at Atonsu in the Asokwa Municipality of the Ashanti Region Monday. Reports say the deceased, Maxwell Awetor, a resident of Ahinsan Estate had gone to visit a friend after making a transaction at the Atonsu Branch of the …

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Journalist arrested for unlawful possession of narcotics

A Journalist, Augustus Akwasi Koranteng has been arrested for unlawful possession of narcotic drugs in Agona Swedru in the Central Region. He was arrested by the Swedru Divisional Police CID with 28 balls of plant materials, 7 sachets containing dried plant material, 5 and a half compressed slaps of dried …

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Update: Four arrested over alleged plot to kill Agona West MP

The Swedru Divisional Police command has apprehended four armed men allegedly hired to kill the Member of Parliament for Agona West, Mrs. Cynthia Mamle Morrison. The four, were among a group of five, who had lodged at the Elohim Hotel in Agona Swedru in the Central region, hatching how to …

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Ajumako to get University on its own – Mahama

The Presidential Candidate of the opposition National Democratic Congress(NDC) John Dramani Mahama has promised to give the people of Ajumako Enyan Essiam Constituency a University. According to him, Ajumako Enyan Essiam Constituency deserves a University that will improve the educational standard of the people in the area. “I will transform …

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Four Suspected Criminals Grabbed In Swedru

The Swedru Divisional Police Command on Saturday busted four suspected criminals based on intelligence gathering in the Central Region. The suspects are Saddick Abubakar, Gordon Kunya, Isaac Addea, and Dauda Fatau. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Irene Serwaah Oppong, Regional Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident to the Ghana News …

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Truck driver detained over death of Yapei-Kusawgu NPP PC and two others

Police in Tamale have confirmed to MyNewsGh.com that 32-year-old DAF SF articulated truck driver, Abass Mohammed has been detained over the death of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary Candidate for Yapei-Kusawgu, Abu Kamara and two others. Abass Mohammed who is the driver of DAF SF articulated truck with registration number AS …

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Five arrested over bank robbery at Lashibi

Five persons have been arrested and are currently assisting police investigations following a robbery incident at a bank at Lashibi in Accra. Two individuals as well as three private security officers have been arrested by the police and are assisting in investigations. Suspected thieves are said to have shot into …

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