Police arrest two over murder of taxi driver

Police arrest two over murder of taxi driver

Two men, Joseph Arthur King, 20, and Suleman Dauda, 20, have been arrested by the Oda police over the murder of a 42-year-old taxi driver.

Police arrest two over murder of taxi driver

The two suspects and one Emmanuel Kweku Adjei, 22, who is now on the run, reportedly killed the taxi driver on Wednesday at Akyyem Oda Quarters.

They were said to have hired him to take them to a house, but when they got there, one of the suspects hit the taxi driver with a stick.

It is not immediately clear why they attacked him.

Police are said to have arrived at the crime scene and found the victim lying on his back. He was sent to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The development has provoked demonstrations by the youth of the town.

The police have reportedly launched a manhunt for the third suspect who is on the run.

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