A Police Corporal and two others have been arrested for dealings in fake currencies in Kumasi in the Ashanti region.
Corporal Eric K. Amoako from the Zongo Divisional Police is part of a team that sells fake currencies to dealers and extort money from them during arrests.
According to Ashanti regional respondent Emmanuel Owaohene Addai, the officer and his syndicate have being embarking on their sinister move for quite some time now.
They were however arrested when a businessman they had attempted to defraud by selling the fake currency to, raised an alarm leading to their arrest.
Investigations have commenced into the matter