General News Fri, 17 May 2019

Takla teacher beater granted bail

Wilson Dzah, the young man who assaulted Mr. Kwatsikor Ashiagbor a teacher at the Takla Gborgame Evangelical Presbyterian Basic School has been granted police inquiry bail by the Ho Municipal Police Command.

Dzah was arrested on Wednesday May 08, 2019 for attacking Mr. Ashaigbor on the school compound after he was alleged to have broken into the School's teachers' bungalow.

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Anthony Danso, of the Ho Municipal Police Command told the Ghana News Agency (GNA) that, one Agbesi Dzah who is the younger brother of Wilson was also arrested on May 09, 2019 as an accomplice and also granted bail.

He said the police were on the hunt for more suspects believed to be involved in the assault.

Mr. Danso said some community leaders including the complainant, Headmistress of the School had pleaded with the police to be allowed to settle the case at home to "calm nerves" but the police were still investigating the matter.

He said the Assembly member of the area has said he would engage the community elders to handle the case to lessen the tension between the teachers and community members.

Mr. Danso said the suspect and other accomplices if found culpable after investigations would be arraigned.
Source: Ghananewsagency.org