A final year student at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has been arrested for allegedly murdering a taxi driver over the money issue.
Reports say the suspect, identified as Emmanuel Awuah, a Geological Engineering student who happens to be the friend of the deceased , Thomas Kwame Danso murdered him over an amount of Ghc 1,200.00.
According to the police at Kumasi Pankrono, the owner of the taxi filed a missing person report after which an investigation was launched.
It was during the investigation that the police laid hands on the suspect to assist in finding the taxi driver as he is his friend.
Further investigation disclosed the suspect had killed the deceased.
Narrating how it all happened, the suspect said, his friend Kwame Danso owed him 1,200ghc which he believes the only way to get his money back is to murder his friend.
After which he decided to sell the car, take the amount his friend owes him and give the rest of the money to the car owner.
The suspect has since been locked up awaiting to be arraigned.
By: Naa Ayorkor Laryea