Volta Region: Two Persons Arrested For Attempting To Smuggle Cocoa Into Togo
Operation Enhance Calm Life, made up of officers and men from the Police, Immigration and the Military have arrested two suspects, Isaac Mensah age 29, and then Somevi William aged 30 at Wli in the Volta Region for attempting to smuggle cocoa beans into the Republic of Togo and though some other smugglers managed to
escape through the bushes, the two suspects were all arrested on the Thursday, January 6, 2022, close to the Ghana Togo border as they attempted to smuggle four sacks of cocoa beans. The deputy Volta Regional Police PRO, Inspector Mr Prince Dogbatse told the media that the suspects are currently in police custody assisting in
investigations, and they will all be arraigned soon. Two persons were arrested on Thursday, the 6th of January 2022 close to the Ghana-Togo border as they attempted to smuggle four sacks of cocoa beans to the Republic of Togo. During the operation, some of the people also involved all managed to escape through the bushes. He added that the suspects are in police custody, assisting with investigations.