One person has been arrested in connection with the gruesome murder of an Uber driver at Feyiase Akoyem in the Bosomtwe District, the Ghana Police Service has said.
The suspect has been named Rashid Ibrahim, the police said on its Facebook wall, Monday. He is said to have admitted to committing the crime.
The suspect who initially gave an untenable alibi to police later confessed to committing the crime and led police to retrieve the machete which he allegedly used to behead the deceased at Feyiase New Site on 4th July, 2021″, the police explained.
“Suspect is in police custody pending arraignment before court”, it said.
The deceased Israel Agyei Manu, a headteacher of Rogel Montessori Basic School at Atonsu in Kumasi was found decapitated on Sunday, July 4, sparking fears among residents.
Israel, 33, until his death was also with online hailing service provider, Bolt.