children drown in Apam sea
According to Adom News’ Kofi Adjei, theDistrict Police Commander, DSP MosesOsakono, who confirmed the incident said eightbodies have so far been retrieved from the river.
DSP Osakono said the police and the search team have been dispatched to the scene in hope of retrieving the remaining bodies.”
According to him,We were able to retrieve six bodies in this morning.and We are collaborating with the DCE.My investigator is also there. So very soon, we will mobilize the bodies to see how many Left” he said.
He also said that, the Apam sea has been inaccessible to the public since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic.”No one has been visiting the sea. We made aclarion call to ensure no one goes to the sea.We were shocked after hearing the bar news about these kids who lost their lives to the sea
.He revealed that there were rumors on Sunday 7/03/ 2021 evening that someone had drowned in the Apam sea but the police were informed this morning about the the incident, which turned out to be that of the said 20 children.
After further search, 4 more bodies have been retrieved bringing to 12 the total number of deaths so far. Three other people are in critical condition and have been sent to the hospital for treatment
.According to the police, the 12 deceased are between the ages of 14 and 17. Their bodies have been sent to the morgue of the Apam District Hospital for autopsy.Adomfmonline.com children Drown in Apam sea