Washing bay attendant jailed 10 years for stealing
The Nkawie Circuit Court has sentenced a washing bay
attendant to 10 years imprisonment for stealing at North
Patase, in Kumasi. Kwasi Sarfo was said to have
illegally entered the Palmer International School at
North Patase and made away with five pieces of iron
rods and a CCTV camera valued at GH¢1,000, at the
back of the school building.
He pleaded guilty to the charge and was convicted on his
own plea by the court presided by Johnson Abbey.
Police Inspector Jonas Newlove Agyei told the
court that the complainant was the Manager of the School.
He said on February 22, this year, the complainant detected
the theft of the items and after watching the CCTV cameras
installed in the school, Mr Sarfo was identified in
the footages taking away the items.
The prosecution said on February 24, this year,
the complainant spotted Mr Sarfo at Kwadaso and with
the help of some people, arrested and brought him to
the Sofoline Police Station.
Inspector Agyei said during interrogation suspect
Sarfo admitted the offence and he was charged
and brought before the court.