Six suspected armed robbers arrested by police in Greater Accra, Central Region

The Ghana Police Service has announced that it has arrested six people suspected to be armed robbers in the Greater Accra and Central Regions.

Suspected armed robber

According to the police, the suspected criminals were arrested between April 15 to April 17, 2022.

In a statement copied to the press, the police said: “Items retrieved so far from the suspects are a locally manufactured gun, a foreign pistol, a cache of ammunition, two iPhones and four wristwatches. One of the stolen vehicles has also been retrieved”.

The six suspects, Jitbrila Musa alias Danturi, Hussain Sampa, Daniel Acquah, Anthony Sackey, Michael Ojo, and Ade Banjor, were arrested at various locations across the two regions.

The suspects who have admitted during interrogations to their involvement in robberies over the years are helping the police in investigations.


“We would like to commend the Anti-Robbery Squad at the CID Headquarters for leading this operation.”

“All criminals and their cohorts must advise themselves and know that they can run but they can never hide. The Police will do whatever it takes to come after them and bring them to justice,” the Police warned.

Police further indicated that it has made contact with some of the victims as part of its strategy to give them closure with regards to their unpleasant experiences with these armed robbers.


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