Community police officers brutalize civilian to death.


According to an eyewitness account,  deceased Kofi Poku aka Asco was given a hot chase by community police officers numbering about four after he had knocked a vehicle with his Opel Astra.
The eyewitness told journalist that, the police officers who later apprehended the deceased gave him severe beatings  which made him fall unconscious.
The eyewitness added that, the police officers who realised that,  the deceased  might loose his life rush him to the Tafo government hospital where the nurses turn blind eyes.
Kofi Poku was forcely referred by the area guys to Komfo Anokye Teaching hospital when the nurses also abandoned him and was later reported dead.
Nana Akua, mother of the deceased told news men that, she had the shocking and disheartening news  of her son untimely death around 11:30am Sunday morning whiles she was in church.
Nana Akua who was filled with pain and sorrow appealed to the IGP to bring anyone who has a hand in the untimely demise of her son to book since she believes her son Asco all of his life has never been involved in any criminals activities or charged as an armed robber.
Latest development reaching AY OFFYCIAL NEWS ROOM today,  indicates that 9 guys living in Tafo Nhyiaeso have been arrested by police officers for storming the Morrow market police station premises.
The Assembly member for the area Hon.Bashiru Mohammed who shared tears attested to the fact that Kofi Poku  was a noble and respected man in the area who only had time for his work.
According to him, the family of the deceased and the entire residents of Nhyiaeso are in the state of shock for loosing their beloved son and will never rest until  further investigation has been done to fish out those police officers who took the life of Asco.
And therefore assured the youth in the area to stay calm for justice to prevail.
By: Kwabena Antwi (Akoko Asense)

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