- A 28-year-old architect is in police custody for allegedly killing three boys
- Richard is reported to have murdered his stepbrother and two other boys
- A sack containing human body parts with a fridge stocked up with three human heads and other body parts were found in his house
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A 28-year-old architect, identified as Richard Appiah is in the grips of the Bono police for allegedly killing three boys.
He was arrested at Abesim near Sunyani for allegedly killing about three children and keeping some meat suspected to be human in a fridge.
Richard is alleged to have murdered his stepbrother and two other boys aged between 12 and 15 years.
According to a report filed by Graphic.com.gh, the body of one of the victims was cut into pieces with some parts allegedly kept in a refrigerator in his house.
12-year-old son Louis Agyemang Junior had gone missing on Friday after he had gone to the park to play football but did not return home as of 10 pm.
His absence without a trace got 56-year-old Thomas Adjei worried and decided to search for the whereabouts of his son.
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One of the friends of Louis however told Adjei that he had seen Loius leave the park with Richard, who happens to be his stepbrother, during the football match.
A search team including the police was organised to search the house of Richard.
Interestingly, one of the doors in the house was under lock and key but Richard explained that the keys to the room had gone missing.
The door was, however, forcefully opened, only to see the body of Louis found in cold blood lying prostrate on the floor with the head cut off.
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The search party also found a sack containing human body parts with a fridge stocked up with three human heads and other body parts including that of Louis.
One of the deceased was identified as Stephen, 15, but the identity of the third is yet to be established.
In other news, a 55-year-old man, identified as Paulus Okine has been reported dead while trying to escape from a COVID-19 treatment centre at Effia.
The deceased, according to a report filed by 3news, was referred to the treatment centre from the Emergency and Accident Unit of the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital on Wednesday, 18th August 2021.
According to security personnel at the COVID centre, they spotted Paulus leave the treatment centre on the morning of August 19, 2021.