Crime 15 suspected criminals arrested in pre Christmas swoop in Koforidua

The suspects whose age range from 18 to 38 were arrested in the early hours of Thursday at Suhyen ,Oyoko,  Srodae  ,Koforidua Monrovia , Mambah Gas, Zongo, Agartha and Anlo Town.

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

Thirteen males and two females have been arrested in a swoop by the Eastern Regional Police Command as part of efforts to rid the Koforidua Municipality of crime ahead of the Christmas festivities.

The suspects whose age range from 18 to 38 were arrested in the early hours of Thursday at Suhyen ,Oyoko,  Srodae  ,Koforidua Monrovia , Mambah Gas, Zongo, Agartha and Anlo Town.

Briefing the press, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), Yaw Nketia-Yeboah, Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Eastern Regional Police, said the police retrieved two slabs and one parcel of seeds, plants and dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp at the crime scenes.

Others included five pairs of scissors, one dell laptop computer with a sharp knife in a laptop bag and an Opel Astra Taxi cab with the registration number GR 4093-S, which was abandoned by one of the drug pushers at Koforidua Monrovia.

ASP Nketia-Yeboah said the Regional Command would screen the suspects and those found culpable would be arraigned before the court to face the law and those who are innocent would be discharged.
 

He said the exercise would be carried out till the Municipality is rid off miscreants to ensure a peaceful Christmas festivities.

Source : GNA

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Prophecy Obinim makes some death revelationsbullet
2 Bin Atef Ex-Gitmo detainee marries in Ghanabullet
3 Visa row: Ablakwa condemns US embassy over new visa policybullet
4 Bole Highway 11 killed, 7 injured in bus accidentbullet
5 Issues Former NDC MP reveals US gave Ghana $300k for Gitmo 2bullet
6 Adult Content We will continue showing porn on TV - Ice TVbullet
7 Visa Blues US visa policy not new: says embassy in Accrabullet
8 Eid al-Fitr Akufo-Addo promises to protect all faiths in...bullet
9 Travel Read US embassy policy on visa acquisitionbullet
10 Northern Region Police launch hunt for riotous NPP...bullet

Top Videos

1 Lynched Soldier Listen to the man who hit Capt. Mahama's head with a blockbullet
2 Capt. Mahama's Death The account of this 10-year-old will leave you in...bullet
3 Prophecy Hundreds will die in floods in 2017 – Prophet revealsbullet
4 Lynched Soldier Residents of Denkyira-Obuasi mourn Maj. Mahamabullet
5 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries his...bullet
6 Video Police officer attacked at Flagstaff Housebullet
7 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank...bullet
8 Video Edward Gyampana is the teenage design genius who...bullet
9 Nigerians stop deportation of chained compatriot in KLM...bullet
10 Watch Stop taking collection in churches -TB Joshua to...bullet

News