Police at Ashaiman have arrested four persons for trafficking substances believed to be Indian Hemp in the Kpone Katamanso district of the Greater Accra region.
Reports indicate the four were arrested in an uncompleted warehouse located in the district with over a thousand slabs of the suspected Indian hemp leaves in their possession. The illegal substances were concealed inside boxes which were labelled as "fresh yam" but were discovered after thorough checks by the police.
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Spokesperson of the Ashaiman police, ASP Juliana Obeng who confirmed the incident told CitiFM that the suspects had attempted to bribe the police, offering as much as £1,900 to the arresting officers.
Meanwhile, all four implicated men are currently assisting with investigations at the district police office.