The Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service in the Tamale Metropolis has arrested a popular radio presenter on charges of rape.
Akumbita Jacob, popularly called Dj Razzle is alleged to have raped a married woman [name withheld] in the studios of a local radio station he works in the Tamale Metropolis.
The report says the victim visited the station to transact business but only met the said presenter who was said to be on duty and therefore invited her into the studio.
They reportedly struck some acquaintance and into the process the suspect tried touching the victim in a rather an uncompromising way which she resisted.
Determined to unleash his unbridled libido on the unprovoked guest, DJ Razzle overpowered and had carnal knowledge of the married woman.
An official complaint was lodged with the DOVVSU in Tamale leading to the arrest of the suspect on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.
Police confirmed the incident but said the matter was still under investigation.
Meanwhile, there are indications some persons believed to be colleague workers of the radio station where the incident happened reportedly conspired in the act and could also be invited by the police to assist in investigations.
As at Wednesday evening, the suspect had not been granted bail as he was spotted earlier writing his caution statement.