A Policeman Sergeant George Amankwa at Ajumako Enyan in the Central Region has been detained for stealing GHC690 coins from a Bank he has been stationed at to provide guard duties.
According to police investigators, the supervising manager of Enyan Denkyira Rural Bank, Ajumako Agency reported of some missing coins worth GHC690 from the bank.
The Bank blamed the missing cash on Hannah Ekua Obenewaa Appiah and Scholarship Assifuah Ninson who are tellers at the Bank.
However, the two denied the allegation leveled against them insisting that they balanced their accounts could not fathom how the shortages occurred.
The bank Manager together with the Police was forced to replay feed from the Bank’s CCTV Cameras from which they saw Sergeant George Amankwa of Ajumako Police station who was on duty at the said bank on November 20, 2020 the CCTV footage pilfering the said amount which was in coins from the drawers of the cages of the two tellers.
He was invited by the Divisional Commander ACP Owuahene Agyei Acheamong and in the presence of the Divisional Crime Officer DSP Awampaga Robert confessed having stolen the amount but made use of it.
He was detained in custody after investigation caution statement was obtained from him.