Police in Bong arrested and sent to court Jackson Sulonkolo and Jonathan Hills for armed robbery, criminal conspiracy, and murder in connection to the shooting and killing of Sekou Swaray in Gbarnga.
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarnga, Bong has sentenced the 29-year-old Amos Molon to 50 years in prison for killing Satta Binda, 17, in Gbartala, Bong.
MNG Gold Liberia, the Turkish gold mining company operating in Kokoyah Statutory District, has donated 25 bags of rice to the Gbarnga Central Prison for use in feeding the inmates of the prison
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court in Gbarnga on Monday opened for the November term with a call for judicial actors to work harder in prosecuting cases to reduce the number of pre-trial detainees in the county.
Police investigations conducted into the two rape cases established that the accused men committed the crime.
Bong’s county attorney, E. Wilkins Nah, and Frederick Nepay, the county’s police commander, are providing conflicting accounts about the arrest of inmates who recently escaped from jail.
The mental health coordinator for Bong, A. Dakemue Kollie, has underscored the need for adequate support for mental health programs in the county.
About 21 inmates have escaped after a jailbreak Wednesday afternoon at the Gbarnga Central Prison.