Thieves arrested for stealing church organ, other gadgets

police_alert.gifThe Madina Divisional Police have apprehended a thief and his
accomplice for stealing a church organ belonging to the Madina East SDA
Church at Ogbojo, a suburb of Madina.

Speaking
to the GNA, the Commander of Accra-North-East Divisional Police
Headquarters, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Mr. Paul Ayittey
said on June 28, the Deacon of Madina East SDA Church, Ogbojo informed
the elders and the congregation that thieves had broken into the Church
and stolen the church’s organ and public address systems.

He therefore appealed to the members of the church to be on the look out for the culprits.

The
Divisional Commander said on July 1, a member of the Church, Mr. Thomas
Owusu had information that the organ was with one John Amu Mensah, who
was offering it for sale.

The Madina Police was later informed and the man was located and arrested.

During investigations, it was revealed that John Amu Mensah bought the church organ from one Baba Musah.

When
the room of Baba Musah was searched, the items found included 97
plastic chairs, 11 unserviceable mobile phones, two sound systems,
eight amplifiers, two public address systems, two Sonny TV sets, one
Sanyo TV
set, one paper scanner and one Akai DVD player.

According to Chief Superintendent Paul Ayittey, the suspects had already been arraigned and remanded in police custody.

Source: GNA