Missing But Found 'Pregnant' Woman "Was Never Pregnant" - Police Confirm

The Ghana Police Service has confirmed that the missing but found 'Pregnant' woman in Takoradi, Josephine Panyin Mensah "was never pregnant".

According to Assistant Commissioner of Police, Ag. Director-General, Public Affairs. Kwesi Ofori, preliminary investigations conducted show she has never been pregnant within the period under review following thorough medical examination by the medical doctors at the Axim Government Hospital. 

In a statement released by the Police Service on Thursday, September 23, the victim, now a suspect, during interrogation mentioned the European Hospital in Takoradi as the hospital for her antenatal reviews and assessment.

"Medical records at the facility suggest that the lady visited the hospital without pregnancy somewhere in October last year".

Investigations also suggest the suspect may have conspired with other persons over her possible planned disappearance.

Three people have so far been arrested for further questioning on possible conspiracy charges.

Police would like to inform members of the public that adequate measures are in place to ensure she is safe as they continue investigations.

Police statement below