Ashanti Region: Two arrested for the murder of Ejisu momo vendor, SDA Church Caretaker

Two suspected armed robbers have been arrested in connection with the killing of a mobile money vendor and caretaker of Bantama SDA church some few weeks ago.

37-year-old Alex Owusu, is suspected to be part of some armed men who took the life of a mobile money vendor at Onwe in the Ashanti Region and bolted with an unspecific amount of monies.

The Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Kwasi Mensah-Duku who spoke with the media today said that the Police are working around the clock to bring individuals who murdered the father of two to book.

In a related development, a popular Ashtown-based hoodlum who has been identified by police as Mintah, a.k.a ‘Soso’ has been arrested in connection with the murder of the caretaker of the Bantama SDA Church in the broad daylight of Tuesday, June 30, 2020.

Mr. Mark Amofah was returning from the bank in the afternoon when the assailants on two unregistered motorbikes took his life with gun fire.

They reportedly took away GH4, 300 in cash, at the church entrance, before shooting him at close range in the chest.