Three people who allegedly faked a kidnapping incident in Takoradi in the Western Region last Friday have been arrested by the police.
The suspects are in custody at the Takoradi Divisional Police Command.
They have been named as, Joana Krah, aged 29; Susana Awortwe, aged 27 and Francis Eshun, aged 27.
They allegedly faked a kidnap and demanded a ransom of GH¢ 5,000.
A police statement dated Monday October 25, 2021, issued by the Acting Director General of Public Affairs, ACP Mr Kwesi Ofori said reports indicated that suspect Joana Krah conspired with the other two suspects, Susan Awortwe and Francis Eshun, to feign her kidnapping on Friday, October 22, 2021, after which a call was placed to her adopted father in demand for the ransom.