Weapons and ammunition seized by police in N/R

Weapons and ammunition seized by police in N/R

The Northern regional Police command has seized a large number of weapons being transported to Potor, a troubled area near Kintampo in the Brong Ahafo region.

The weapons which include two AK47 rifles, 160 live ammunition and magazine pistols concealed in a sack of rice were intercepted Wednesday evening at Sanpkala in the Central Gonja district of the Northern region.

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The police added that Jaboni, who is known to belong to the Bawa gate, has been declared wanted by the Police in Kintampo and assured that efforts are far advanced to arrest the suspect.

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