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Four more suspects arrested over murder of Jirapa Dubai CEO

By Vincent Ashitey
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Four more suspects have been arrested by the Ghana Police Service in connection with the murder of the Chief Executive Officer of the Cossy Hill Hotel (Jirapa Dubai) at Jirapa in the Upper West Region.

The renowned businessman Eric Johnson was found dead in a pool of blood in one of his hotel rooms on Sunday, February 11.


The Upper West Regional Crime Scene Management Team was immediately deployed to the scene, leading to the arrest of one Kumbata Kwaku, who was suspected to be involved in the murder.

Police in an update disclosed that four more people had been picked up in connection with the murder.

They are Dookuuri Fausta, Braimah Kasim, Beyuo Felix and Michael Klugey who are all workers at the Cossy Hill Hotel.

According to a police statement, the suspects are in "custody assisting the investigation together with suspect Kumbata Kwaku who was earlier arrested."