Ashanti Police rounds up 46 suspects in swoop

source: citifmonline

>The Ashanti Regional Police Command has rounded up 46 criminal suspects in its latest swoop at various hideouts in the Kumasi metropolis.

>According to the Command, this was part of measures to curb violent crimes within the metropolis and the region as a whole.

>The swoops were conducted at places such as Asafo BB, Oforikrom, Bantama, Kwadaso Borla, Suame, Krofrom and Adum Railways.

>The ages of the suspects ranged between 20 and 35 years. Police have also impounded an unregistered motorbike.

>Police also retrieved substances believed to be Indian hemp from some of the suspects.

>Addressing journalists in Kumasi on 13th March 2018, Ashanti Regional Police Commander, COP Ken Yeboah, said the suspects have been placed in custody assisting in investigations.

>He said the Command will soon parade the suspects to give victims the opportunity to identify them.

>COP Ken Yeboah assured the residents in the region of its resolve to fight crime to its barest minimum.

>He also called on the public to support the command in fighting crime by giving credible, reliable, accurate and timely information that will lead to the arrest of suspected criminals.

> Hafiz Tijani/

Ashanti Region Police Delali Adogla-Bessa

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