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NewsPolice nabs 2 more suspects in connction with Jirapa Dubai CEO's murder

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Police nabs 2 more suspects in connction with Jirapa Dubai CEO’s murder

The Ghana Police Service has intensified its efforts in the investigation into the tragic murder of Eric Johnson, the Chief Executive Officer of the Cosy Hill Hotel (Jirapa Dubai) in Jirapa, Upper West Region. 

Mr Johnson was found brutally murdered in one of the hotel rooms on Sunday, February 11, sending shockwaves through the community and prompting an extensive police operation.

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In a recent development, the Ghana Police Service has announced the arrest of two additional suspects in connection with the murder, bringing the total number of individuals in custody to seven. 

Among those apprehended earlier were Dookuuri Fausta, Braimah Kasim, Beyuo Felix, Michael Klugey, and Kumbata Kwaku.

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Following the discovery of Johnson’s body, Inspector General of Police, George Akuffo Dampare, swiftly deployed a team of investigators to collaborate with the Upper West Regional Crime Scene Management Team. Their joint efforts are focused on ensuring that the perpetrators are swiftly apprehended and brought to justice.

In the latest development, the two additional suspects have been identified as Charles Tuoze and Favour Nuobe, both employees of the Cosy Hill Hotel. They are currently being detained by the police and are assisting with ongoing investigations into the murder.

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The arrests mark a significant step forward in the investigation, as authorities continue to piece together the events leading up to Johnson’s tragic death. The Ghana Police Service has reiterated its commitment to thoroughly investigate the case and bring all those responsible to justice.

The murder of Eric Johnson has deeply shaken the local community and sparked widespread concern. Residents are calling for swift and decisive action to ensure that justice is served and to prevent such heinous crimes from occurring in the future.

As the investigation progresses, authorities are urging anyone with information relevant to the case to come forward and assist in bringing closure to Johnson’s family and loved ones. The Ghana Police Service remains dedicated to upholding the rule of law and ensuring the safety and security of all citizens.

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