A Ghanaian Police Inspector, Ahmed Twumasi, has been arrested over the murder of Victoria Dapaah aka Maadwoa.
Maadwoa, 26, was murdered on Thursday night at Adum, Kumasi in the Ashanti Region.
She was reported to have been shot multiple times.
A few days after the incident, the suspect has been arrested.
The Ghana Police Service confirmed his arrest in a statement on Sunday, April 23, 2023.
Read the statement below…
POLICE INSPECTOR ARRESTED FOR THE MURDER OF A WOMAN IN KUMASI IN THE ASHANTI REGION
The Police have this evening arrested a Police officer, Inspector Ahmed Twumasi, who is alleged to have shot and killed a female adult, who was believed to be his girlfriend.
The shooting incident occurred in Kumasi, in the Ashanti region, on Thursday, 20th April 2023.
The suspect, who has been on the run since the incident, was arrested at Sekyere, near Effiduase in the Ashanti Region as a result of a special Police operation, which was launched following the shooting incident.
The suspect is currently in Police custody and will be put before court to face justice.