E/R: 17 Suspected Robbers Arrested At Donkorkrom

E/R: 17 Suspected Robbers Arrested At Donkorkrom

 

 

A joint exercise between the personnel of the recently formed anti-armed robbery task force and Donkorkrom Police has led to the arrest of seventeen persons who unlawfully had weapons in their possessions. All these suspects were arrested upon a tip-off in front of a fuel station at Donkorkrom. Seventeen machetes, handgun,

 

three locally manufactured pistols, four 4 shotguns, 66 live AAA and BB cartridges and 410 cartridges, 10 7.65 MM ammunition and 19 mobile phones were retrieved in the operation. According to Police, all these suspects are part of a syndicate operating and terrorising traders and residents in and around Afram Plains. The Eastern

 

 

Regional Police PRO, DSP Ebenezer Tetteh, who also confirmed the arrest said the suspects are being held for the possession of firearms without lawful authority and they will be arraigned after investigations.