The bodies, which were found with signs suggesting massive sexual abuses, were retrieved from a manhole in the area Friday evening.

Starr News sources say the key suspect was brought to the scene during the exercise.

A team of police personnel undertook the operation after a tip off in the community.

The whereabouts of the three missing Takoradi girls – Ruthlove Quayson, Priscilla Blessing Bentum and Priscilla Koranchie – who were kidnapped between August and December 2018 have been   a mystery several months after the issue gained national prominence.