Fourteen suspects alleged to have been involved in the killing of Major Maxwell Mahama, have been committed to the High Court for a full trial to begin today, February 15th, 2018.
The suspects, including assemblyman for New Denkyira Obuasi were part of 52 people who were brought to the court when the case started.
However 38 of the suspects were discharged by the court after further investigations.
The deceased, Major Maxwell Adam Mahama, was lynched with parts of his body burnt by some residents of Denkyira-Obuasi in the Upper West Denkyira District of the Central Region.
According to the prosecution, he was attacked and lynched on suspicion of being an armed robber, while on his daily jogging routine on May 29, 2017, at Denkyira Obuasi.
The late military officer was in the community as part of an anti-illegal mining operation.