Home / GENERAL NEWS / Police Retrieves Stolen Coffin From Burial Service

Police Retrieves Stolen Coffin From Burial Service

Spread the love

The Accra Regional Police Command has retrieved a stolen coffin from mourners during burial Service at Korle Woko in Accra.

 

It has also arrested George Amoah, a carpenter, who allegedly stole the coffin from his colleague and gave it to mourners who were about to lay their deceased in it for internment.

 

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Effia Tenge, Head of Public Affairs Unit of the Command who made these known to the Ghana News Agency said on Friday, February 26, at about 0730 hours, the complainant made a formal report to the Korle Bu Police Station that on same day at about 0530 hours, he went to his carpentry shop at Ayigbe Town, where he detected the theft of one of the coffins displayed.

See also  Sad News Hits Kofi Adoma

 

DSP Tenge said acting on a tip-off, he traced the white coffin valued GHC2, 200.00 to Korle Woko, where he found by the side of a body laid in state and ready to be put inside it.

She the Police was informed and they proceeded to the area and upon explanation, the family understood it and released it to the police.

Apparently, George had stolen the coffin to the bereaved family. She said pictures of the coffin were taken by the police as evidence whilst George was arrested to assist in investigations.

See also  Today’s Newspaper Headlines: Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Source: GNA

Disclaimer: MyGhanaMedia is not responsible for this report and its content.There are four types of content published on MyGhanaMedia daily: curated content; syndicated content; user-generated content; and original content.

Send your news stories to [email protected] and Chat with us via WhatsApp on +233 200818

About Adwenpa-Hene

I'm Adwenpa-Hene |Blogger & Broadcaster Journalist. I am the CEO and manager of this noble website. I publish on Entertainment, Sports, Politics, Lifestyle, and Technology. You can also follow Us on : YouTube Channel - My Ghana Media TV, Facebook - MyghanaMedia TV , Twitter - @MyGhanamedia2 & Instagram - My Ghana Media TV. Email Address: [email protected] Contact Us: 0200818719

Check Also

Minority To Cocoa Farmers : A Future NDC Gov’t Will Not Short-Change You

Spread the love The Minority in Parliament has said that considering extreme inflation and hardship …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.