The Ghana Police Service has arrested seven people for firing indiscriminately during the installation of a paramount chief at Sampa in the Bono Region.
A brief statement issued by the police disclosed that the suspects were arrested today, Thursday, November 30, 2024.
According to the police, seven others have sustained injuries as a result of the firing by the suspects.
Two single-barrel guns have been retrieved, the police said in the statement.
Meanwhile, the suspects are currently assisting the police with their investigation into the matter.
Read the brief statement below
POLICE ARREST SEVEN PEOPLE AT SAMPA
The Police have today, 30th November, 2023 arrested 7 people for firing indiscriminately during the installation of a paramount Chief at Sampa in the Bono Region.
Seven people sustained gunshot wounds as a result of the indiscriminate firing and one person died.
Two single barrel guns have been retrieved.
All the suspects are in custody assisting the investigation.