The Tema Regional police have arrested two suspects for their roles in various crimes reported in the region, including rape, and robbery.
The suspects who are currently in police custody are Wilfred Mohammed Dakeh, trader; and Petiafo Abraham, unemployed.
Briefing the media, the Tema Regional Commander of Police (DCOP) Mr. Akrofi-Oyirifi Edward Johnson, said as part of the fight against crime, the police apprehended two serial rapists in the Ada-Foah area.
He said, on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, Mohammed lure one Angel Onisureke to Ada Foah, and upon arrival, together with his accomplice ganged raped her, took her phone and money.
Again on Friday, August 30, 2019 and Thursday, September 5 respectively, the same gang led another two Nigerian women named Dora Onanoye and Mercy Gordin to Ada Foah, pulled a knife and scissors upon arrival, took their mobile phones, cash, ganged raped them at an abandoned building and leaving them to their fate.
DCOP Mr. Akrofi-Oyirifi noted that, on Friday, September 6, 2019, the Tema police intelligence in collaboration with some of the victims apprehended the rapists and brought them to book.
He furthered that the police tracked and arrested Mohammed at Kajahia in Ada on a tip-off while his accomplice, Abraham, was arrested at a funeral ground.
The police said, the Ada divisional police will be doing identification parade on Friday, September 13, at 10am for ladies who have fallen victims to their activities to come forward and identify them in order to build a strong case in their prosecution.