Ghana Police have arrested at least seventeen suspects with unregistered weapons at Donkorkrom in the Kwahu Afram Plains North District of the Eastern Region, Ghana.
The arrest was made using a joint police crew from the Anti-armed Robbery Task Force deployed to the Region using the IGP assisted via personnel from the national police headquarters and the Donkorkrom division.
Items retrieved from the suspects are 17 machetes, three domestically manufactured pistols, four single-barreled short guns, one foreign pistol, live AA and BBA cartridges, 11,410 BB cartridges, two daggers, 107.65 MM ammunition, 19 cellular phones, amongst others.
The Donkorkrom District Police Command is presently holding the suspects for possession of firearms without lawful authority.
According to a report, the Donkorkrom police have these days recorded a collection of robberies on the Donkorkrom-Akyeamfrom highway.
Police have begun investigations into the matter for suspects to be arraigned before the courtroom for prosecution as soon as possible.