A police officer at Zebilla District in the Upper East Region has been arrested for allegedly supplying guns to some robbery gangs.
The suspect identified as Lance Corporal Diobo Issah was grabbed after a team of Investigators from the Bono East discovered he had a hand in a robbery incident that took place within their jurisdiction.
According to the team, an accused person who was grabbed during the robbery investigation pointed fingers at the lance corporal as the one who supplied his gang with a quantity of AK 47 ammo for their robbery activities in the Bono East Region.
A search conducted in the room of the said Policeman revealed three (3) live and one (1) spent AK. 47 ammunition.
The suspects on instructions of the Upper East Regional Police Commander DCOP Ampofo Duku was handed over to the team from Techiman for further investigations.
The lance corporal has denied any wrongdoing.
The police have since launched into further investigations.
By Naa Ayorkor Laryea