Eleven suspects have been arrested in relationship with Monday’s theft at Manso-Dadease in the Amansie South District of Ashanti Area.
The all-male suspects are considered to be joined to the shooting and killing of three folks which include the driver of District Chief Executive for the spot.
Ashanti Regional Criminal offense Officer, ACP Felix Kwasi Cosmos, instructed Joy News the arrest of the suspects follows activation of police intelligence soon after a robbery.
“So much, we have picked up about 11 suspects. We are going to display screen them and then we will acquire it from there,” ACP Cosmos explained.
The farming group has been thrown into a point out of mourning next the killing of three, including 60-12 months previous resident, Kwame Danso.
The assault which happened at about 7:40 p.m on Monday noticed citizens managing for their expensive life, as the robbers who wore no hood fired indiscriminately.
Armed with AK-47 assault riffles, the robbers pursued their target who is a gold seller.
Elvis Aning advised JoyNews the robbers demanded he hands more than gold and money in his possessions.
“I was evaluating my every day profits when at about 7: 40, a few armed stoutly constructed adult men entered my place of work uninvited.
“Two of them carried guns and one more wielded a machete. They ordered me to lie on the floor I obeyed. Then they ordered me to hand above gold and funds.
“My safe and sound was not locked so 1 of them opened it and took almost everything away. All the though, one of them manned the gate outdoors.
“I missing, in all, about 26,000, created up of four lbs of uncooked gold valued at about ¢10,000 and cash of ¢16,000”.
A crack law enforcement investigations group, led by the Regional Crime Officer, ACP Kwasi Cosmos, was deployed to the crime scene to analyse every bit of facts, which include inspection of the corpse.
” So much, we have managed the scene. We’ve interviewed possible witnesses or individuals who could be possessing info to give to the law enforcement.
“We have also occur to the mortuary to occur and see these who shed their life,” he said.
It’s now that we are likely to sit down to analyse the pieces of evidence that we collected so that we can see the way forward,” he added.
In accordance to ACP Cosmos, police acted rapidly to arrest the 11 suspects believed to be linked to the theft.
“Yes obviously because we experienced informants, as quickly as the incident transpired, we alerted our informants so some parts of facts begun trickling in.
“We had to act quick to choose up some suspects to go and interrogate them,” he explained..