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800 pieces of AAA ammunition intercepted; One arrested

The Brong Ahafo regional Police Command has arrested a 50-year-old farmer, Soodoin Konlan a resident of Mambarug near Bunkpurugu in the Northern region with four boxes of AAA ammunition.

The ammunition which were concealed in a mini Tata bus with registration number UE 1162 C traveling from Kumasi to the Northern region on the Kintampo-Tamale Highway were intercepted by the patrol Police.

ASP Christopher Tawiah, the Brong Ahafo regional Police Commander addressing the media said Konlan is not an armed robber but deals in ammunition.

“Konlan is not an armed robber but he is someone who trades or was transporting 800 pieces of AAA ammunition which was concealed in a minibus which was heading towards the Northern region.

“Due to the efforts that our highway patrol team is making to prevent crime on the road, it led to the arrest of this owner of the ammunition,” ASP Tawiah said.

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