Nine arrested for allegedly possessing indian hemp

October 5, 2021 By 0 Comments

Some of the bags suspected Indian hemp seized from the suspects

The Asuom District Police Commander, and his personnel, effected a swoop in Asuom and arrested suspects Kate Otiwaa, Asimah Emmanuel, Marfo Peprah, Paul Ankomah, Asiedu Daniel, Kofi Nyarko, Kwarteng Michael, Kwadwo Kyei, and Samuel Amuzu, with some quantities and 1,049 wrapped substances suspected to be Indian hemp.

The District Police Commander said two boxes of sparkling king sized papers, one parcel of substance suspected to be Indian hemp, and one Rothmans pack containing 5 sticks of cigarette.

Again, two polythene bags containing substances suspected to be Indian hemp, and 5 packs of Cicada Rolling papers.

A search conducted in the house of suspect Asimah Emmanuel revealed three sacks of substances suspected to be Indian hemp, six yellow tablets containing substances suspected to be Indian hemp, and three boxes of Tramadol tablets.

Meanwhile, the suspects are being detained in police cells, and the exhibits retained at the station pending further investigations.