Police pick up 3 for rape, robbery at Kumasi-based St Dominic SHS

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Three men have been arrested by police in Kumasi for their various

roles in a robbery and rape incident at St Dominic Senior High School.

On May 21, the three, Kwadwo Dwamena, a trader, Osei Kwabena and

Dominic Frimpong both drivers stormed the dormitory of the school at

Wadie Adwumakaase in the Ashanti Region while the students were

sleeping, and committed the crime.

Police say they terrorised the students, with a locally manufactured

pistol, subjected them to beatings and robbed themof their mobile


Deputy Regional Police Commander, ACP Ampofo Duku, told the media

Kwadwo Dwamena was the one who raped one of the students.

"Osei Kwabena and one other at large besieged the dormitory and

ordered the students at gunpoint and robbed them of their mobile

phones cash and provisions amid threats and beatings", ACP Duku said.

He said in the course of the act, Kwadwo Dwamena dragged one of the

female students outside and raped her on a heap of sand.

He revealed that a distress call by one of the students brought the

police to the scene leading to the arrest of Kwadwo.

Police have also arrested a formermember of the Community Police Unit

with a sub-machine gun.

ACP Ampofo Duku says Kwabena Kwarteng also known as Mataata was

accosted at Tafo by the police patrol team.

A search conducted on him revealed the sophisticated gun.

Credit: Myjoyonline.com

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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