Police Arrest Drug Peddlers In Kumasi

Police Arrest Drug Peddlers In Kumasi



Four 4 persons suspected to be peddlers and users of narcotic drugs, also known as ‘wee’, have been arrested at Kotei in Kumasi. The suspects included Confidence Asangalisa, 30; Akom Edward, 23; Reuben Frimpong, 25; and then Gabriel Afoakwa, aged 26. A group of armed


Policemen, acting upon intelligence, apprehended all the four male suspects in a room around 5pm on October 13, 2022. According to a police report, the police retrieved suspected ‘wee’ and other illegal items from the room during a search. Police embarked on an intelligence-led



operation at Kotei to also flush out illicit narcotic drug peddlers and users, the police report disclosed. It said four males were nabbed and a search conducted in the room led to the retrieval of twenty-nine pill pouches, each containing quantities of dried leaves and six pill pouches,



each containing ‘hashish’, also suspected to be narcotic drugs. All suspects are in police custody whiles exhibits are retained for evidential purposes, it mentioned. The Police report concluded suspects would be processed and those found connected would be prosecuted.