Two armed robbers who were arrested in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region in connection with bank robbery have been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment each.
The convicts, Emeka Opara and Samuel Kalu, were arrested on May 30, 2022, following their attack on a victim at ECOBANK, Abrepo Junction, where they succeeded in bolting with a bag containing an amount of Thirty Thousand Ghana Cedis (GH₵ 30,000.00).
But the Police succeeded in retrieving the money and successfully prosecute the robbers.
Police is therefore asking “Any member of the public who can recognise any of them in connection with other crimes, should kindly contact the nearest police station for further action.”
The police further assured the public about it readiness to continue to fight crime and bring criminals to face justice.