Families of the deceased four Takoradi Girls are scheduled to hold a Press conference today, Tuesday, September, 17, 2019 amidst the disbelieve that the exhumed human parts are that of the missing girls.
The families are demanding details of the DNA results that confirmed that the exhumed bodies are that of their relatives.
The Acting Inspector General of Police, James Oppong Boanuh on Monday September 16, 2019 confirmed tht the results of DNA tests conducted on some human parts exhumed in a house in Takoradi matches that of the missing girls.
A statement by the Police said “A few minutes ago, officers of the Ghana Police service informed 4 families in Takoradi in the Western Region of Ghana that DNA test conducted on some human remains discovered into the course of police investigations into the disappearance 4 missing girls have turned positive, as the remains of the girls. The Ghana Police service has with regret informed the families that the remains of Ruth Abakah, Priscilla Kuranchie, Ruth Love Quayson, Priscilla Blessing Bentum.”
A special police operation led to the discovery and exhumation of the bodies of the three missing Takoradi girls at Kasawrodo in the Western region in August this year.
The bodies were retrieved from a manhole in the house of the main suspect, Samuel Willis.
The whereabouts of the three missing Takoradi girls – Ruthlove Quayson, Priscilla Blessing Bentum and Priscilla Koranchie – who were kidnapped between August and December 2018 had become a mystery several months after the issue gained national prominence.