- Last witness in the Major Mahama murder case tell court the late soldier was shot by two people
- The late soldier was killed at Denkyira Obuasi in the Central Region
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It has been revealed in court that the late army officer, Major Maxwell Adam Mahama was not only lynched to death but also shot by two people.
This was revealed by the investigator looking into the murder of Major Mahama.
Chief Inspector Samuel Agyakwa told the Accra High Court on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, that while he was being lynched, two others also shot at him.
He was hit with objects like cement blocks, metal rods, etc.
“My investigations into the case revealed that the 10th accused person (Kwesi Asante) and the 11th accused person (Charles Kwaning) shot the late Major Mahama,” Chief Inspector Samuel Agyakwa told the gathering.
The investigator told the court he arrived at the conclusion that Major Mahama was shot after watching the videos which circulated on social media of the late soldier.
In his testimony to court, Chief Inspector Agyakwa said the accused persons were all captured on video which showed the killing of the military officer.
Chief Inspector Agyakwa is the 14th and last witness presented to the court by the prosecution to prove its case.
Major Mahama was killed at Denkyira Obuasi in the Central Region on May 29, 2017.
YEN.com.gh earlier reported that the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service says it has arrested six persons over the missing excavators and other equipment seized by the Operation Vanguard team.
One of the six arrested is the Central Regional Vice-Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Horace Ekow Ewusi.
He and his accomplices were arrested on Monday, February 3, 2020, at Abelemkpe in Accra.
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