Police Hunt For Alleged Rapist Teacher
PBrong Ahafo Regional Police Command has launched a manhunt for a teacher at Yeji in the Pru East District who allegedly raped a student.
The teacher, whose name was only given as Ben, is said to have
sexually abused the 19-year-old student in his room at Cherepo in Yeji.
The Regional Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Chief Inspector
Augustine Kingsley Oppong, told journalists that the suspect, who teaches at
Yeji VRA Roman Catholic School, allegedly lured the female student (name
withheld) into the room under the pretext of giving her school fees.
According to the police officer, the suspect forcibly had sexual
intercourse with the victim and threatened to kill her if she narrates her
ordeal to other people.
A medical form was issued to the victim to attend St. Matthias
Hospital in Yeji for medical examination after the case was reported to the
According to the police, efforts are underway to get to arrest the
suspect to assist in investigations.
Meanwhile, the victim’s family are pleading with residents of Yeji and the entire country to help arrest the suspect.
From Prince FiifiYorke