A policeman from Asutuare identified as Corporal Roland Agbovi Tetteh is currently cooling off in cells after he allegedly raped a suspected thief in his custody.
According to the police report, the victim is a 17-year-old who was brought to the police station for allegedly stealing from her ex-boyfriend.
The suspect identified as Precious Azumah while in custody started vomiting so Corporal Roland who was on duty opened up the cells so she could clean her mat and also clean the cells.
In Precious’ statement, the officer started harassing her by fondling her breast although she resisted.
It continued that she escaped from the police while being led back into her cells but was rearrested and placed back into the cells
But on Thursday 20th January 2022, at around 11:30 pm the police officer opened the cells for her to go have her bath and stood in the bathroom with her until she finished bathing.
It was from there that Corporal Above Tetteh allegedly forcefully raped her and warned her not to disclose it to anyone.
Precious has been given a medical form to take to the hospital while Corporal Agbovi Tetteh has been arrested and given Police enquiry bail.