The Police are currently in search of the man seen in the viral video handing over a pistol to dancehall artiste, Livingstone Etse Satekla, who is popularly Stonebwoy, during the chaos at the 2019 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) at dawn last Sunday.
The unidentified young man is suspected to be a member of the management team of Stonebwoy.
The Commander of the Operations Unit of the Accra Regional Police Command, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Mr. Kwesi Ofori, told Daily Graphic in an interview that a team of policemen had been dispatched to search the homes of Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale.
Statta Wale, Stonebwoy and officials of Charterhouse were invited by the police to assist with investigations into the disturbance that rocked the event.
After taking statements from the invited parties, the police detained Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy.
The two had been granted police inquiry bail.
Preliminary investigations conducted so far had established that the disturbance started after Stonebwoy had been declared Dancehall Artiste of the Year and had mounted the stage to receive his award.
A statement issued by the Accra Regional Police Command said the police arrested another person by name Nii Amoo, who was seen discharging pepper spray in the hall and was arrested was also in police custody.
Meanwhile, the police are pursuing some members of Shatta Wale, who were seen heckling some members of Stonebwoy’s team on stage during the confusion.