17 YEAR OLD IN CUSTODY FOR KILLING 15 YEAR OLD
A 17-year-old boy is currently aiding police with their inquiries into the murder of 15-year-old Emmanuel Okero.
Okero’s body was found on Friday morning in a pond behind a church in Freeport.
The church, identified as the Bethel Church of God, was the last place Okero was seen alive.
It was said that the 17-year-old was one of the last persons seen interacting with Okero before he was killed.
Okera of Calcutta, Freeport, went missing on Thursday.
Reports are that the teen went to the Bethel House of God Church to sell produce.
However, he failed to return home, and calls to his cellular phone went unanswered.
Okera’s body was found in a river in Freeport around 7 am on Friday.
Autopsy reports revealed that he was stabbed 15 times in the neck, face and scalp.