Bodies of the two Police Officers who went missing on July 16, 2020 in pursuit of suspected criminals at Kobro, a village in Obuasi were has been retrieved.

This is according to the Ghana Police Service’s official Facebook page.

The two officers are No. 48515 G/L/Cpl. Stephen Kyeremeh and No. 50287 G/L/Cpl. Amedius Akwesi Boateng, both of Obuasi Police Station.

MyJoyOnline.com reported that Lance Corporal Akwasi Boateng and Stephen Kyeremeh according to reports were pursuing of some suspected criminals in the area when the canoe ferrying them capsized.

The criminals during the hot chase were believed to have crossed the river to the other side leaving the officers with no choice than to follow them.

But their canoe which capsized midway through the chase.