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UE: 6 people arrested for possessing guns, other ammunition


The Upper East Regional Police Command has retrieved guns and other ammunition from two houses and arrested six suspects at Kandiga in the Kassena-Nankana Municipality during a special cordon and search operation.

The Regional Police Commander, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Dr Sayibu Pabi Gariba who briefed journalists in Bolgatanga on the operation, said the arms and ammunition were retrieved from houses in two different locations in the area and six out of the suspects were arrested and brought to the Regional Criminal investigation department ( CID ) office for further investigations.

Dr Sayibu Pabi further indicated that the owners of those houses from which the ammunitions and some pump action guns were retrieved are currently at large and the police intelligence shows that they are teachers as a result, they are tracking them from various schools in ensuring that they are arrested

Dr Sayibu Pabi encouraged residents in the region to be law-abiding by desisting from any practice that will violate the law of Ghana.

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