The military command within the Ashanti Region of Ghana has arrested 3 men for criminal possession of military accoutrements.
These three persons were arrested at a mining site in the Manso Nkwanta enclave after they were allegedly extorting money from some miners on Wednesday 8th of September, 2021.
They are identified as Daniel Obeng, Edward Akwasi Anokye, and Collins Annin.
They drove in two cars with registration numbers GR 1303-16 and GE 7122-19.
According to the Ashanti Regional security liaison Rtd. Colonel Kofi Authur, “the three strong men were arrested Wednesday night by the national task force team deployed to check illegal mining within the various communities of the Region.”
The report says that the suspects are in the custody of the military and will soon be transported to Accra for further investigations.
3 men were arrested for criminal possession