The Suame Police Command in the Ashanti Region has been attacked by armed military officers over the arrest of a soldier using an unlicensed motorcycle, Starr News’ Isaac Bediako Justice has reported from Kumasi.
The six military officers who were reportedly called in by their colleague Staff Sergeant Jamel upon his arrest and detention allegedly assaulted the Police officer at post.
Currently, armed police re-enforcement team from the Ashanti Regional Police Command has been deployed to the Suame Police station to maintain law and order.
The incident has created some chaotic scenes in the area with residents living in fear of what next could happen.
This is the third time soldiers are attacking the Suame Police Command.
Just In: Starr News is learning that the Suame police command was attacked by armed military officers after police arrested a soldier with an unlicensed Motorcycle— Starr103.5FM (@Starr1035Fm) October 29, 2021
The 6 military officers who were called by their colleague upon arrival, allegedly assaulted an officer at post pic.twitter.com/Q2w8JwXfFj
According to EIB Ashanti regional correspondent Isaac Bediako, armed police reenforcement police team from the regional police command have been deployed to the Suame police station to maintain law and order#StarrNews #EIBDigital pic.twitter.com/22yCP0L0nD— Starr103.5FM (@Starr1035Fm) October 29, 2021