Police launch manhunt for Teshie forex bureau robbery suspect
The Financial Forensics Unit of the Criminal Investigations Department is on the hunt for a Nigerian national alleged to be the leader of a gang of armed robbers who robbed a forex bureau at Teshie Tsuibleoo on January 31, 2018.
The suspect who goes by the alias Kess @ Kess Billion is alleged to have made away with an unspecified amount of money from that robbery.
He later led a gang of robbers to attack a Company at Community '9', Light Industrial Area on February 16, where he escaped with “a colossal sum of money from his victims".
According to a statement signed by Chief Inspector, David Fianko-Okyere the suspect and his gang operate in the Accra Metropolis and he is believed to be hiding in Teshie, Spintex Road, Tema, Aflao or his home country Nigeria.
The statement described the suspect as "29 years old, about 5ft 8 inches tall, slim in stature with tattoo marks on both shoulders. He was last seen at Teshie wearing a pair of jeans trousers over a 'T' shirt.
The Police is appealing to the general public and anyone with information on his whereabouts to report to the nearest police station or contact the Commander, Financial Forensics Unit/CID Headquarters on phone numbers: 0303779331/03022761272/0302761272 or Police Command Centre Nos. 191 all networks of 18555 on MTN and Vodafone networks.