Conman who specializes in blackmailing women arrested

Conman who specializes in blackmailing women arrested

- Faith Tekpor usually poses as a medical officer

- He is reported to have jumped bail on several occasions

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A conman who specializes in posing as a medical officer has been arrested by the police.

Conman who specializes in blackmailing women arrested
Faith Tekpor

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The police revealed that Faith Tekpor focuses on defrauding women who are resident in Accra, Sakumono and Tema.

He is on record to have used several aliases in the process. He is therefore on trial on charges of impersonation and acts of fraud.

Tekpor is also on record to have jumped bail in previous instances, and for that reason, he had been listed as a “wanted person” with a bench warrant issued for his arrest.

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According to the police, in order to trap his victims, he poses as a medical doctor, and woos women with the promise of marriage.

His next line of action is to record romantic activities with his victims, sometimes without their consent.

As time goes on, he fabricates stories and requests for money from the women. He then traps them into submission by declaring his intention to make the video recordings public if they refuse.

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The police are therefore encouraging victims of his ploys to report the matter to the nearest the police station or call

The police however believe that a number of victims have been blackmailed by Tekpor and have thus encouraged them to report to the nearest police station.

They could also call the following lines: 18555 (MTN or Vodafone) or 0244682740/020777001.

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