Suspect Behind Kumawood Actor Abass Blinkz Arrested
Information available to thepublisheronline.com indicates, one Tijani Smalia has been arrested by the Ashanti Regional Police Command over the death of Kumawood actor Abass Nurudeen also known as Blinks.
The source this portal that Tijani was arrested at Atimatim-Maase by the Police upon a tip off.
The Police is yet to make an official statement on the arrest of Tijani who was mentioned in an earlier statement by the Police as the suspect.
Abass Nurudeen, popularly known as Blinkz, was a Kumawood actor and makeup artist. Reports had been rife on the afternoon of Wednesday, November 7, that Abass died after being stabbed in a brawl.
The police in Kumasi who were notified of the incident rushed to the scene and confirmed the death of the well-built actor who was popular for his roles as a ‘thug’ in many Kumawood movies.
Preliminary investigations led Manhyia Divisional Commander, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Kwaku Buah, to believe that the stabbing incident happened at about 10:30 am.
ACP Buah narrated that the deceased also worked at Acheamfour Terminal, a bus terminal in Kumasi. He added that the stabbing incident happened after he (Abass Nurudeen) visited his boss’ house at Akorem, a suburb of Kumasi.