Two suspects have been picked up by the Wenchi police in the Bono Region in connection with the gruesome murder of Adamu Wahab Popularly known as Adamu Soldier.
Adamu Wahab,55 a farmer in Wenchi was found dead on his farm on Monday, July 12, 2021 suspected to have been killed by an unknown assailants.
The deceased was said to have left home on Monday to visit his farm but did not return on time so his wife informed their head of the family and he organized a search party which eventually led to his lifeless body found in the river Yooyoo near his farm.
Adamu’s family suspected he may have been killed because of a land dispute between him and some residents of the area.
As a result, some irate Wenchi Zango youth have burnt the residence and destroyed the washing bay of a businessman and a sub-Chief in Wenchi whom they suspect to have masterminded the killing of the Adamu Soldier.
Wenchi Municipal Police Commander DSP Eric Awudzivi, in a press briefing, said they have picked two key suspects over the death of Adamu Wahab Popularly known as Adamu Soldier.
According to him, the suspects including Nana Ameyaw also known as God bless and John Kofi Dekyi are in police custody assisting with investigations while the third suspect is on the run
DSP. Mr. Eric Awudzivi however advised the runaway suspect identified as Alhassan to report himself to the police to assist in investigations.