The Ghana Police Service has made new arrests related to the murder of Eric Johnson, the Chief Executive Officer of the Royal Cosy Hill Hotel (Jirapa Dubai) in Jirapa, Upper West Region.
Johnson was found brutally murdered in his private residence near the hotel on Sunday, February 11, triggering an extensive investigation.
With these latest arrests, the total number of suspects in custody has risen to seven. Among those previously apprehended were Dookuuri Fausta, Braimah Kasim, Beyuo Felix, Michael Klugey, and Kumbata Kwaku.
Following the incident, Inspector General of Police George Akuffo Dampare deployed a team of investigators to collaborate with the Upper West Regional Crime Scene Management Team, aiming to swiftly apprehend the perpetrators and bring them to justice.
In a recent update, two additional suspects, Charles Tuoze and Favour Nuobe, both employees of the Cossy Hill Hotel, have been detained by the police and are currently assisting with ongoing investigations.