The Police Inspector, Charles Adamu, who was declared missing by the Police Service after he went to visit his land at Asuboi in the Eastern Region has been found dead.
An Assembly member in the area, Honourable Afari confirmed to Angel News that the decomposing body of Inspector Adamu was found near a river in the land belonging to the late Police officer by a search team.
According to a Police Wireless Message, the search team from the Kibi Divisional Headquarters went to the location following a tip off that a man has been found dead in the area.
The team was led by ACP/ Mr. Twumasi Ankrah, the Divisional Commander C/Supol Mr Joseph Owusu, the Suhum District commander and his men, Anti Armed Robbery Unit CID Headquarters Accra led C/Supol Mr. Felix Anyidoho and DSP Mr. Augustine Offei and their men, C/Supol Dr. Osei Owusu Afriyie, a pathologist of Police Hospital Accra, Crime scene investigators from CID Headquarters Accra and Regional Headquarters Koforidua proceeded to the scene of crime at Asuboi.
“Police on reaching the scene saw the missing inspector floating in a certain river under a tree. The body of the deceased was removed from the river wearing black jeans trousers and red shirt embodied with police Hospital co – operative Credit Union. The body was in decomposed state and infested with maggots.
“Immediate, search was conducted on the body and one mobile phone was found in his back pocket. The body of the deceased was photographed and conveyed to Police Hospital, Accra by the Anti Armed Robbery Unit, CID Headquarters for preservation and autopsy. Further development will be communicated,” the Wireless message concluded.
The late Inspr Adamu, 50, was reported to have left home in Accra on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 in the morning to Asuboi to visit his parcel of land.
The senior officer, prior to his disappearance, reportedly visited Asuboi near Suhum on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, to inspect a plot of land he had bought and never returned.
The service vehicle he drove to the area where the plot was situated, was found parked by the road with its keys in the nob, while the occupant could not be sighted.