A 17-year-old boy is in the grips of the Obuasi Central police in the Ashanti region for stealing panties and boxers shorts.
The suspect, Kofi Asare is said to be a serial panties thief and has been a thorn in the flesh of women at Kwabenakwa in the Obuasi Municipality.
This time, according to Adom News’ Kwaku Amegah, the 17-year-old went on the robbery operation with some friends who stole boxer shorts on dry lines in homes.
He indicated that the suspect and his friends wash the stolen panties and boxer shorts and sell it on the market to make ends meet.
Kwaku Amegah added that Kofi Asare was arrested upon a tipoff but his accomplices managed to escape.
The police has mounted a man hunt for his friends who are currently on the run.