Emmanuel Gyimah is on admission at the Effia-Nkwanta Regional hospital after he tried to steal bitumen belonging to his employer.
He got burnt in the process of stealing bitumen.
The Manageress of E. N. H Emotion Company located in Takoradi , Regina Ayiworoh, told the Kwesimintsim police command that they received a call from the security man on duty.
The security man said that, Emmanuel Gyimah alongside his accomplice Bernard Koranteng secretly entered the company’s premises to steal the bitumen.
” Emmanuel fell into the barrel while collecting the bitumen”. He stated.
Madam Ayiworoh further told the police that they quickly informed the Ghana National Fire Service and the police patrol team to assist them to save the suspect.
However, Emmanuel’s accomplice Bernard Koranteng is now on the run.
The suspect is currently at the hospital receiving treatment.