Hot FM finance officer murdered, 2 suspects arrested
Two suspected persons have been arrested and detained by the Kaneshie Police in connection with the murder of Nana Ndoli Panin III, Baamuhene of Enchi Kramokrom on Friday, 2 October 2020.
The body of the deceased was found on the premises of a hotel in Kaneshie.
Kwame Ofori Ogyaba and Nana Kwame Kwakye, the two suspects, known to be the deceased’s friend and spiritual father respectively, are to assist with investigations
According to a Police statement, at about 7: 05 pm on Friday, the Assistant Manager of the hotel reported that a male guest who checked in Thursday, October 1, 2020, has been found lying motionless in a pool of blood on his bed.
The Kaneshi Police Command invited the National CID following the notification by he hotel and proceeded to the crime scene.
The deceased was identified by the police as Nana Ndoli Panin III, Baamuhene of Enchi Kramokrom; a finance officer at Hot FM in Accra.
The statement further revealed that on Thursday, October 1, 2020, at about 1:00 pm, Nana Ndoli Panin III while in his office, received a phone call from his spiritual father; Nana Kwame Kwakye, to meet him at the hotel.
“He drove to Takoradi lorry station at Kaneshie where he parked the vehicle and walked to meet the herbalist.”
The Toyota Rav 4 vehicle suspected to be that of the deceased has since been retrieved from a location at the Takoradi lorry station and brought to the station for further investigations, the report further stated.
The body of the deceased meanwhile, has been moved from the crime scene and deposited at the Police Hospital mortuary for preservation, identification and autopsy.