Busted AK47s, machine guns retrieved in Kumasi

The Ashanti Regional Police Command has scheduled a press briefing on Monday to provide further details on the bust which is believed to be the biggest arms haul in the history of the Police in Kumasi.

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The Manhyia Divisional Command in the Ashanti Region on Saturday retrieved guns with ammunitions from a house at Alabar, a suburb of Kumasi.

 

The guns included AK47 and machine guns with ammunition. According to media reports, the Police upon a tip off stormed the house and arrested the individuals in charge of the weapons.

play A display of the weapons retrieved from the suspects

 

The Ashanti Regional Police Command has scheduled a press briefing on Monday to provide further details on the bust which is believed to be the biggest arms haul in the history of the Police in Kumasi.

play Two of the suspects

 

The matter has ignited comments on social media with people expressing concern about the safety of the general public in the lead up to the 2016 general elections.

Photos Credits : Michael Nketiah Boakye

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