Kofi Kwarteng, a 45-year-old farmer has been arrested at Bokwaso in the Ahafo Ano south district in the Ashanti Region for allegedly having carnal knowledge of his teenage daughter and niece.
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The man who lost his wife four years ago defiled his 16-year-old daughter and niece, 13 years, both in class six and five respectively.
The daughter mustered courage and reported the matter to the police after she realized her father who had been defiling her sometime has also been subjecting her cousin through the same ordeal.
Tests conducted on them proved that the 16-year old daughter of the farmer was one-and-a-half months’ pregnant.
DSP John Adusei, the Mankranso district police commander in confirming the incident to the Daily Graphic said the man’s affair with his daughter and niece began in the last quarter of last year.
Kwarteng in his caution statement admitted that he forcibly had an affair with his biological daughter but said it happened only once. He denied having sex with his niece.
The suspect would be put before court soon according to the police.