Sixteen people have been arrested in connection with a shooting incident in the Eastern Region’s Asaman Tamfoe.
On September 29, 2022, an incident occurred between some individuals suspected of being illegal miners and a community anti-galamsey taskforce.
According to the Police, they retrieved one pump action gun, two excavators, two water pumps and a battery.
It said ”efforts are underway to arrest the remaining suspects and retrieve any other weapons in their possession.
The Police have also seen a viral video on the incident which is being reviewed as part of the investigation.
We would like to assure the public that all the other perpetrators will be arrested and brought to face justice,” the statement concluded.