Two Arrested Over Bantama Mobile Money Robbery
Two suspects have been grabbed in relation to the broad daylight robbery of a mobile money shop in Bantama in the Ashanti Region that happened on April 22, 2021.
Two suspects have been grabbed to the broad daylight robbery of a mobile money shop in Bantama in the Ashanti Region that happened on April 22, 2021.
The alleged robbers were picked after Police identified them in CCTV footage.
According to the Police, the suspects are part of an alliance that has been operating in both the Greater Accra and Ashanti Regions.
In April 2021, CCTV footage of the Bantama Mobile Money robbery incident emerged detailing how the robbers brazenly stormed the vending center and made away with a whopping GHC 200,000.
In the two videos, the two armed robbers, one of whom is seen corking his pistol and ordering a man transacting business at the vending center to lay down. The other robber then goes and accosts the two MoMo vendors in the shop and orders them to give him all the monies in their possession.
On the orders of the robbers, the terrified vendors are seen packing many bundles of money in their custody into a bag given to them by the robbers. The robbers then sped off on a motorbike.