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Photos: Kwabenya police killing: 2 convicted after confessing to crime


Two of the three suspects who escaped from the Kwabenya Police station while in custody have been convicted by an Accra Circuit Court.

Prince Osei and Atta Kwadwo pleaded guilty to charges of abetment to escape lawful custody and escaping lawful custody.

The third accused person Kofi Darko pleaded not guilty to the charges. The three, together with others escaped when some armed men attacked the Kwabenya Police station killing a police officer.

Nine other suspects arrested in connection with the attack have been charged with abetment to escape from lawful custody. They all pleaded not guilty.

One of them is a bread seller, Nancy Dentah who sets up close to the Kwabenya District Police Headquarters.

The trader is reported to have initiated contacts between inmates and the armed group that staged the bloody attack last two weeks.

Source: Myjoyonline

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