The Western Regional Police Command has announced the disappearance of five persons in the region.
The police are seeking the support of the public to find the five persons that include four women and a man.
The information tweeted by the Police Service’s, with photographs of the missing people on Friday, October 4, 2019, indicated that all five persons went missing last September.
One of the missing persons, 42-year-old Augustina Koomson, who is a native of Togo, was reported to have left her home on September 12, “with the pretext of going to work and has since not returned home.”
According to the police, Ms. Koomson was last seen at Apremdo in Takoradi.
17-year-old Charity Boah, who is also said missing, is said to have left home on September 16, at about 4.30am.
The police said she let home with some personal belongings and two hundred GHS (GH¢200), but has since not returned and there is no information about where she could possibly be.
Another teenager, 17-year-old Fauzis Aliu left home on September 10, at about 7pm to an unknown destination.
“She was last seen at Tanokrom, a suburb of Takoradi,” the police noted.
Rosina Gyekyewaa, 13, according to the police, left home to Market Circle in Takoradi to sell chicken feed at about 4pm.
She was last seen at about 6pm that same day at Market Circle but has since not returned home.
The only man named in the list, 40-year-old Kwame Krah, reported to be deaf and dumb left home on September 30, at about 9.30am “To Beposo or Shama junction and has since not returned home. He was last seen around Anto,” the police said.
The Police are asking the public to provide it with relevant information on the whereabouts of the missing persons via its toll-free number 1919 or 18555 or report to the nearest Police Station.
The development comes at a time when people in the region and many Ghanaians are still in shock over the kidnapping of four young girls in Takoradi.
The Police in a recent announcement, said a DNA test conducted on bones collected from around the premises of a key suspect in kidnapping case, proved to be that of the missing girls.
However, some family members of the girls rejected the results and have staged series of demonstrations to demand that the police leadership reunite the girls with them alive.