Akyem Kwabeng Police arrest ‘Sakawa’ Boy

October 20, 2021 By 0 Comments

It was a bad day at the office for an alleged internet fraudster, David Egbert, 26, following his arrest by the Akyem Kwabeng Police Command in the Atiwa West District of the Eastern Region.

The young man, who has been described as a notorious ‘Sakawa Boy’, was picked up by the police upon a tip-off, that the suspect and his accomplices were engaging in internet fraud in a house.

In the process, the police seized two HP laptops, one Ipad phone, seven jars containing leaves suspected to be Indian hemp, and two toffees suspected to have been laced with Indian hemp.

The rest are one Huawei turbonet, one itel turbonet, one MTN turbonet, one digital microscope, one Samsung power bank, two laptop chargers, two lighting systems and their chargers.

A search was then conducted of the suspect’s house, where the police found that the suspect had cultivated plants suspected to be Cannabis in two rooms of his uncompleted four-bedroom apartment.

The suspect is in police custody, while efforts are underway to arrest his accomplices.