Police hunt for murder suspect

By Mustapha Jallow

A Senegalese national wanted for murder in Brikama-market is now on the run and police investigators are still hunting him so that he can be taken to a court of law to face charges.

”The murderer is on the run and the Police is making all efforts to bring him to justice,” Police say.

According to police spokesperson, Inspector Foday Conta, the office of the Inspector General of Police had made a request from the general public to help the Police in the search and arrest of Tapha Njie, the Brikama market murder suspect.

He said that IGP urged the people to inform the nearest Police Station or contact the following numbers if they have any information that could lead to the arrest of Tapha Njie’s killer’ Police Commissioner, Banjul Region: 9963025..Police Commissioner, Kanifing Region:9974039..Police Commissioner, West Coast Region: 9976012..Police Commissioner, North Bank Region:9971692..Police Commissioner, Lower River Region:9976015…Police Commissioner, Central River Region :9976006.. Police Commissioner, Upper River Region:9976013.. Police PRO:9968885.. Hotline, Police Headquarters:4225300 and 4227237

‘‘The office of the Inspector General of Police also takes this opportunity to reassure the General public of the full commitment of the Gambia Police Force in ensuring the maintenance of peace, security and stability in The Gambia is known for,’’ he added.

It was earlier reported that on Tuesday, 11 April 2017, Tapha Njie a Senegalese national allegedly stabbed and killed another Senegalese national Musa Kah, with a knife on the neck which is believed to have caused the death of Musa.