A fetish priestess has been arrested in connection with the killing of the 10-year-old boy at Kasoa in the Central Region.
She was arrested at Amanase near Suhum in the Eastern Region by a team of police officers, Graphic Online has gathered.
She is to assist with investigations into the alleged ritual murder of the 10-year-old boy at Kasoa.
The Central Regional Police Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Ms. Irene Oppong told Graphic Online that a case docket has been handed over to the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) headquarters of the Ghana Police Service.
Graphic Online’s Emmanuel Bonney reports that the two teenagers who allegedly killed a 10-year-old boy at Coca-Cola, near Lamptey, a suburb of Kasoa in the Central Region, had initially planned to kidnap him to demand a ransom of GH¢5,000, according to the prosecutor.
Putting the two teenagers before the Ofaakor District Magistrate Court Tuesday in their first appearance in court, the Prosecutor, Chief Inspector Ernest Agbo, said the accused – Felix Nyarko, aka Yaw Anane, 16, a mason labourer, who is the first accused, and Nicholas Kini Kwame, 18, a student and second accused, had planned to take the money and add Ishmael Mensah Abdallah, the deceased, to it to present to a spiritualist for rituals.