3 arrested over killing of Senegalese national

Friday, June 08, 2018

Police in the Central River Region (CRR) have arrested three suspects in connection with the death of one Mustapha Gueye, a native of Kerr Yerro village of Casamance in Senegal, The Point has informed.

The spokesperson of The Gambia Police Force (GPF) Spt. David Kujabi, has confirmed the development to our reporter. He said at the time of the incident, the three suspects were arrested by the police.

PRO Kujabi added that investigation has revealed that one among the suspects was directly involved in the killing of Mr. Gueye, saying that the matter is still under investigation.

It could be recalled recently that the community of Jahanka village in the Upper Fulladou District and some communities of Casamance of Senegal nearly clashed after have some war of words resulting to the shooting of Ansumana Drammeh, an officer of The Gambia Fire and Rescue Services (GFRS).

The border villages of Senegal accused the people of Jahanka village over the death of Mustapha Gueye, from Kerr Yerro village, resulting animosity between the two villages.

Author: Momodou Jawo