19-year-old arrested over disappearance of girlfriend
The Police in the Eastern Region have arrested a 19-year-old young man in connection with a missing person case at Akim Anamase.
The suspect, Joseph Prah, is said to be the boyfriend of the missing young lady, Georgina Ama Amenyo.
Georgina, a 20-year-old junior high school student, is said to have sneaked out of her home on January 12, 2019, to visit Joseph and has since not returned home.
According to the Eastern Regional Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ebenezer Tetteh, the suspect admitted accommodating Georgina for just a night and claimed he escorted her home the following day.
According to him, a brassiere, cover cloth and a pair of shoes belonging to Georgina have been retrieved from Joseph’s room.
The suspect is expected to be arraigned by the Akim Swedru Circuit Court on February 11, 2019.