On Tuesday, November 1, the Accra Regional Police Command arrested Charles Donkor popularly known as 'Killer' for possessing a number of arms and ammunition illegally.
The Accra Regional Police Commander ACP Timothy Yosa Bonga said a press conference in Accra, that the man Charles Donkor was already being investigated for dealing in unlawful arms. "He is a hardened armed robber, a land guard, a killer and a murderer,” the regional commander said.
The man was arrested a 11:30pm near Pokuase following a three-hour intense operation. A search through his hideout revealed an AK47, an SMG rifle, two AK 47 magazines, two G3 magazines, forty-three G3 empty shells, 188 rounds of G3 ammunitions, and 77 rounds of AK 47 ammunitions. There were also three face masks, thirteen cutlasses and some screw drivers.
The Accra Regional commander assured residents that the police were putting all efforts to fighting crime in the capital especially as the elections approach.
"The police wishes to assure the public that, as we prepare for the polls, the police will do anything possible to maintain the peace, before, during and after the elections. And persons who are in possession of such illicit arms, and with ill-motives shall be smoked out of the system to preserve the peace," he added.
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