Suspect Kankani Adongo(undressed) arrested in connection with Abductions in Wa

The Police have arrested one person believed to be the prime suspect behind the Wa murder case.

Suspect Kankani Adongo, was arrested on 19th September, 2022 at Bamahu, a suburb of Wa after extensive collaboration between the Police and community search parties.

Suspect is in custody and will be arraigned before the court to face justice.

According to an Eyewitness, the Suspects were under cover
100 meters away from where the body of a security Man was exhumed on 18th of September, in an uncompleted building with one room fixed, a ladder was found there, it’s Believed that the Suspects go into the room through the roof, a smock belonging to one of the Victims was found in the rooms and his bicycle, a bicycle pump and plastic chairs, Traditional Pot, Matress.

Security Man Kidnapped close to Wa Technical Institute(Scene)


The Police continue to maintain law, order and security in the Wa Municipality and surrounding communities.

The special purpose police intelligence and investigation teams working with members of the community
on 18th September, 2022 discovered a body in a shallow grave at Bamahu, a suburb of Wa.

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The body was later identified by family members of the deceased as Seidu Baga who was reported missing on 16th September, 2022.

The body was subsequently exhumed and conveyed to the Regional Hospital, Wa for autopsy and investigation.

Police are providing clinical psychologists to offer psycho-social support to the family.

We wish to assure residents of the Wa Municipality its environs that the special intelligence and investigation teams will continue to work around the clock with assistance from the affected communities to bring the perpetrators to face justice.
Operations and combat teams have also saturated the area to ensure the safety and security at all.


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