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Wanted: Osei Bonsu identified as trotro driver who knocked and killed policeman

The commercial minibus driver [trotro] said to have killed a policeman by running his vehicle over him near the Trinity Theological Seminary in Accra last Friday in an attempt to escape arrest over an alleged traffic offence has been identified as Osei Bonsu.

He has since been declared wanted by the police.The conductor of the bus [mate], Emmanuel Agyekum who was arrested last Friday evening (February 28, 2020), has since been granted a police enquiry bail. Agyekum, a resident of Madina Zongo in Accra was handed over to the police at East Legon on Friday evening.

Information gathered by Graphic Online indicates that, Agyekum told the police that after the incident, the driver [Osei Bonsu] asked him to run so he also complied and took to his heels.He said someone saw him running barefooted and accosted him to find out what had happened.

He told the police that, when he informed the person what had happened, the person took him to the East Legon Police station. The owner of the vehicle, a Ford Transit bus, according to the police also showed up at the police station last Friday and has been asked to provide the documents covering the vehicle by Monday, March 2, 2020.

The owner has also been asked to provide the driver, Osei Bonsu within one week or would be sent to court as an accomplice.


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