Young kidnappers 2 grabbed for kidnapping 3-year-old baby

A 22-year and 23-year-old women have been arrested for kidnapping a three-year-old baby.

  • Published:
Mercy Elewu, 22, and Esinam Afi Ahorgba, 23 play

Mercy Elewu, 22, and Esinam Afi Ahorgba, 23

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Two young women have been arrested by the Abotoase Police Command in the Volta Region for allegedly kidnapping a three-year-old girl.

The suspects, Mercy Elewu, 22, and Esinam Afi Ahorgba, 23, were said to have escaped with the girl (name withheld) from Akatsi South where she lived with her father.

They were therefore handed over to the Akatsi Police Command after their arrest.

Akatsi South Police Commander, Superintendent Fiakpi, who confirmed the arrests to Daily Guide, said the two ladies were residents of Abotoase.

According to him, on Saturday, May 31, 2015, father of the victim, Stephen Gokah took the suspects to his residence at Akatsi South and later left the girl in their company as he went to town to run some errands.

He said Mr. Gokah saw neither his daughter nor the suspects upon returning to his house.

Superintendent Fiakpi noted that the father of the girl, who was the boyfriend of one of the suspects – Esinam Afi Ahorgba- lodged a complaint with the police at Akatsi South, who later informed their colleagues at the nearby police depots.

The Akatsi South Police Commander said one of the suspects, Mercy Elewu, was later arrested at Abotoase after police there had information that they were keeping the little girl in their custody.

According to him, Ms. Elewu confessed to the police after her arrest that they took the girl to Abotoase without the knowledge of the father.

Superintendent Fiakpi said she later led the police to where her accomplice and the little girl were housed.

He told Daily Guide the suspects were in the custody of the Akatsi South Police Command on suspicion of kidnapping, as investigation into the matter continues.

Source: Daily Guide

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Corrupt Officers Customs officials dismissed for alleged corruptionbullet
2 Galamsey Queen Angry Aisha Huang denied bail againbullet
3 Illegal Mining Galamsey thrived under Mahama – Prof. Marteybullet
4 Secret Recording Immigration boss hot over Aisha Huang's leaked tapebullet
5 Mahamudu Bawumia Vice President's convoy involved in an accidentbullet
6 Confession This is the real story behind Atta Ayi's arrestbullet
7 Newspaper review Today's Front Pages [May 22, 2017]bullet
8 Galamsey In Ghana Soldiers offering protection for illegal...bullet
9 Galamsey Russian, Ukrainian galamsey operators arrestedbullet
10 Bombing Manchester attack: Online reactionsbullet

Top Videos

1 Video Edward Gyampana is the teenage design genius who needs your helpbullet
2 Watch Stop taking collection in churches -TB Joshua to Pastorsbullet
3 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank than carbullet
4 AMERI Power Plant AMERI lacks expertise in power projects – Philip...bullet
5 TRAGEDY Fire guts Coconut Grove Hotelbullet
6 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries his...bullet
7 Night Life Some taxi drivers and their night driving experiencesbullet
8 Woyome Judgement Debt Kweku Baako dances over Amidu's winbullet
9 Video Metro Mass bus catches fire on Cape Coast-Kasoa...bullet
10 Vitiligo Enam Honya - is challenging what you think...bullet

News