Prince Acquaye Alias Juu has been remanded into police custody to reappear on May 17, 2021. The 31-year-old is on a provisional charge of murder contrary to Section 46 of the Criminal Offences Act 1960, Act 29. The court presided over by Her Honour Rosemond Doudowaa Agyiri has remanded him into custody.
The Prosecutor said preliminary investigations revealed that, the accused was once initiated into occult and it was about time he makes a human sacrifice since the occult forces were tormenting him. The victim was rushed to the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital where he was admitted for treatment. But, he died on April 21, 2021 after being thrown into the sea by the accused.
The accused is also claimed to be an internet fraudster, according to the Prosecutor. He has been telling the complainant that if something happened to their child, she should not worry, because they will be rich but the complainant who thought he was joking has told him to stop that jokes.