A 43-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly murdering his German girlfriend and her 13-year-old daughter and secretly burying them in a nearby bush in their house near Kokrobite.
According to the residence, the two have been leaving with the deceased daughter since January 2020 until their sudden disappearance.
Speaking to Joynews on Zoom DSP Afia Tenge said the suspect who is a Burkinabe confessed to the police but the police are still conducting an investigation.
“The suspect has confessed to us but the police are still investigating on all the information we have gathered from the suspect together with other information,” DSP Afia Tenge said.
DSP Afia Tenge further explained that there was complained by some residents that they suspect the suspect has murdered his girlfriend and daughter because of some attitude he was putting up in the area.
She added that the residents also that there is a stench also coming from the area which could be were he buried his girlfriend and his daughter but they need an order from the court before they can dig it up.
Afia Tenge added that when the police visited the scene, it was clear something was buried there.
“The suspect told us that there was a misunderstanding them and he murdered the girlfriend but her daughter saw him murdering her mum so he has to murder her as well,” DSP Afia Tenge stated.
Listen to DSP Afia Tenge interview with Joy News below
A Michael Agyapong Agyapa report.