Crime Police seize marijuana packed as fresh yams

The drugs, which were bound for the United Kingdom was packaged in boxes labelled as ‘Fresh Yams Made in Ghana'.

  • Published:
  play File Image
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

The Ashaiman Police Command has seized 139 boxes containing dozens of compressed dried leaves suspected to be Indian Hemp.

The drugs, which were bound for the United Kingdom were packaged in boxes labelled as ‘Fresh Yams Made in Ghana. It was being kept at a warehouse at Kakasunanka No. 2 near Michel Camp.

Four  suspects identified as Malik Ofori,  Richmond Otieku, Edward Mensah, and Kwaku Bonsu, have been been arrested.

Other items retrieved from the warehouse included locally manufactured soap, “Alata Samina” which was smeared on the slabs of dried leaves to change the smell.

According to the Public Relations Officer of the Tema Regional Police Command, ASP Juliana Obeng, the four suspects are currently in police custody whiles investigations continue.

She added  the suspects may be charged with unlawful possession of narcotics and supplying narcotics without lawful authority.

Source: Ghanaweb.com

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Double Standards MP resigns after he was caught having sex with a man in...bullet
2 Photos Meet the lady who communicates with ghostsbullet
3 Laughable Bank robber arrested after he was seen sharing his opinion...bullet
4 Just Like Evans 3 suspected kidnappers nabbed in failed bid to...bullet
5 Finally Roman Catholic Priests to be allowed to marrybullet
6 Rebellion GBC Director and his 'boys' deflate ECG car after...bullet
7 Miscarriage of Justice 65-year-old man released from prison...bullet
8 Yoweri Museveni Uganda's president says he would resurrect...bullet
9 National Shame Where is the ministry responsible for...bullet
10 Scarcity of men Man marries three women on the same...bullet

Top Videos

1 In Nigeria House Help uses rat to cook Jollof Rice for madambullet
2 Watch Video Church members drink alcohol openly during servicebullet
3 Video Jesus Christ is not the real name of the Messiahbullet
4 Video This new dance will take over the streets in Ghana soonbullet
5 Weird 5 nurses suspended for admiring a patient's genitalsbullet
6 Natural Beauty This 50-year-old mother still looks like a teenagerbullet
7 Video Man turns into cow to avoid lynchingbullet
8 Church Thief Thief who stole from church offertory finally...bullet
9 Video Man designs a mirror that only works until the...bullet
10 Patapaa "One corner" dance is demonic - Rev. Sellybullet

Filla