Police arrest man in connection to shooting incident at NDC office at Ashanti Region

Police arrest man in connection to shooting incident at NDC office at Ashanti Region

- One more person has been arrested in connection to the shooting incident that occurred at the National Democratic Congress’s (NDC) party office in the Ashanti Region

- Police in the region declared 12 persons wanted over the shooting incident

The police has arrested another suspect in connection with the recent killing of national Democratic Congress (NDC) member Abdul Wasiru Iddrisu.

The deceased was killed in February 2019 after he was caught up in a violent scuffle at the NDC’s regional secretariat in Kumasi.

He was reportedly shot thrice following a gun battle between two of the party’s own vigilante groups.

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The Ashanti Regional Police subsequently launched a manhunt for 12 suspects believed to be involved in the shooting incident.

On Friday, April 26, 2019 the police apprehended one other suspect named Sulemana Fuseini in connection with the said case.

The Daily Graphic reports that Sulemana Fuseini, popularly known as Akon, was arrested by a mob at Kenyasi Abirem in Kumasi.

The suspect was reportedly stabbed multiple times by the mob, before they finally apprehended him in his hideout.

The police, however, intervened and sent him to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) for medical attention.

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Akon was later placed in police custody pending his appearance in court next week.

Meanwhile, three out of the 12 suspects have already reported themselves to the Ashanti Regional Police.

They are Dauda Ibrahim alias 'Wayo', 40; Samuel Agyin alias 'Rock', 32 and Abdul Ganiyu, 37 alias 'Petit'.

This brings to four, the total number of suspects who have been arrested by the police in connection with Wasiru’s killing.

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