TRRC witness- The Alleged ‘Assassin’ Arrested.
Pa Lamin Senghore, a witness who appeared before the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) on Tuesday has reportedly been arrested by Police.
The witness, who goes by his sobriquet- The Assassin, faces perjury charges and is currently detained at the Banjul police headquarters pending further investigations.
“I can confirm that Pa Lamin Senghore, an alleged “jungler” in the Jammeh regime who appeared before the TRRC on Monday was arrested by police at 8:00 p.m. He faces perjury charges and is being detained at the Police headquarters in Banjul pending further investigations” confirmed Ebrima G. Sankareh, government spokesman
The junglers were a powerful unit of elite military officers, who were believed to have committed serious human rights violations including torture, gruesome murders, extrajudicial executions and disappearances in the government of despot, Yaya Jammeh.
With this offence he can be jailed from four to seven years.