Police have arrested seven suspects in connection with the kidnapping of Nana Owusu Sefa Brempong II, the chief of Dedesua Traditional Area in the Asante Akyem South District of the Ashanti Region.
The suspects are Kwame Boafo 52 years, Kwabena Ofori 40 years, Theophilus Larbi, 27 years. Yakubu Adams 28 years, Musah Adanda 37 years, Edward Kwadwo 36years and Benjamin Gbli 26 years.
A statement issued by the police service said the police received information on Monday, March 1, 2021 that the chief has been kidnapped by unknown persons.
According to the statement, a team was immediately dispatched from Konongo, which led to the rescue of the victim after the police intercepted the vehicle with the victim onboard.
The seven suspects are currently in police custody assisting with investigation into the matter.
Find the statement below