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Man arrested for killing one person, injuring 6 others at Nkwanta South

Police, in the Oti Region, have arrested a man for his alleged involvement in the killing of another person and injuring six others in the Nkwanta South municipality. 

The suspect, John Nana Sei was arrested at his hideout in the Nkwanta township. 

Police investigation show that, the suspect together with three others and other yet-to-be-identified persons currently on the run armed with offensive weapons including guns allegedly fired indiscriminately into the area and in the process, killed one person and wounded six others. 

The injured victims are currently on admission receiving treatment at the St. Joseph Hospital, Nkwanta and the Nkwanta Municipal Government Hospital while the body of the deceased has been deposited at the same hospital for preservation and autopsy. 

“The Oti Regional Police Commander has visited the bereaved family and also the injured at the hospital and extended the condolence and well wishes of the Police Administration. The Command, however, appeals for calm while the investigation continues to bring all the culprits to face the law”, the police said in a statement.

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