FOR OFFERING good sex and being obedient to Atta Kofi Kyei, alias ‘Fresh boy,’ an armed robber suspect, a level 200 student of the University of Ghana (name withheld) got her robbed items back from her assailant after allowing him to have sex with her.
The accused person who was later arrested and indentified by the raped victim after investigations by the police has been arraigned at an Accra Circuit Court. The court presided over by Mr. Francis Obiri has adjourned the case to February 26.
Briefing the court, the police prosecution told the court that, the complainants in the case are, a level 200 student of University of Ghana, Legon (1st Complainant) and Edward Kojo Appiah, a journalist with one of the local radio stations, (2nd complainant).
And the accused is Atta Kofi Kyei alias ‘fresh boy’ unemployed and lives at Agbogba, Accra.
He said, on December 14, 2014, the first complainant alighted from a vehicle close to Presbyterian Boys Senior High School, Legon, to cross the street to Evandy Hostels and while waiting for the road to clear to enable her cross, the accused person emerged from the nearby bush, attacked and threatened the first complainant with a knife, held and ordered her to remain silent else he would kill her.
According to the prosecution, the accused collected her Nokia mobile phone valued at GH¢1, 200.00, and cash of GH¢800.00 and then dragged her into the bush and forcibly undressed her, used the removed dress to blindfold her and forcibly had sex with her.
Interestingly, during the sexual intercourse, the first complainant realized she could lose all if she failed to have a good look at her assailant, and told the accused person to allow her see him to enable both of them enjoy the act together.
The accused person he said obliged and removed the dress which enabled the complainant to have a good look at the accused person.
He told the court that, after the sexual intercourse, the accused person ordered the first complainant to move out of the bush and never look behind. When the first complainant was leaving the scene, the accused person ordered her to stop and at that point handed over her property to her for good performance and obedience, after he had used the first complainant’s phone to call someone.
According to him, the accused then bolted as the complainant was joining the road. The complainant subsequently lodged a complaint and was issued with a medical form with which she attended hospital.
On two different occasions, according to the prosecution, the accused used an Airtel number to call the complainant and reminded her of the act he took her through.
He said the accused person who was using the said area for his activities, on January 1, 2015, at about 00: 42am attacked the second complainant and a witness in the case when they were about to cross the road to board a vehicle at Atomic Junction by firing a gunshot.
He robbed him of one Toshiba laptop computer, Asus tablet, Nokia Lumia mobile, Ipad mini, certificates, 2 pen drives and audio recorder all valued at GH¢6,000.00 and cash of GH¢140.00.
After the act the accused person fled into the nearby bush and the second complainant reported the matter to the police.
During investigations, the complainant who visited the police station identified the accused person as the one who committed the offences against them and during interrogation; the accused admitted having committed the offence against the first complainant, but denied that of the second complainant. After investigations, the accused was charged before the court.
Source: Daily Heritage