Ashanti Region: 396 Arrested, 792 Motorbikes Impounded
The Ashanti Regional Police Command has arrested 396 suspects within the 15 Police Divisions in the Region.
The suspects were picked up during various swoops simultaneously conducted between 14th September and 24th September, 2021.
The suspects are aged between 17 and 55 years and are assisting in police investigations.
Subsequent to that, ASP Godwin Ahianyo disclosed a swoop on motorbike riders was done during which 792 motorbikes were intercepted.
ASP Ahianyo noted that both swoops were done as one of strategies to clamp down on crimes in the Region.
Inspection and verification parade will be conducted for owners of the bikes, the police said on Eyewitness news.
The general public was therefore urged to assist the police with any information that will be of help.
Source: opemsuo.com/Hajara Fuseini