Police Arrest Suspected Big Time Narcotics Dealer

A team of Special Weapon And Tactics (SWAT) officers from the National Headquarters Operations upon a tip-off has arrested one, Samuel Asante, at the Christiansburg Castle junction area for trading in substances suspected to be narcotics.

Police Arrest Suspected Big Time Narcotics Dealer

A team of Special Weapon And Tactics (SWAT) officers from the National Headquarters Operations upon a tip-off has arrested one, Samuel Asante, at the Christiansburg Castle junction area for trading in substances suspected to be narcotics.

The suspect, 38, was arrested and upon a thorough search, Police retrieved some suspicious items from his room on Thursday, September 2, 2021, at about 10:45 am. 

The items include seven (7) sacks full of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp and ten (10) bottles of alcoholic drinks brewed with substances suspected to be Indian hemp.

The Police Service will continue to adopt strategies to rid communities of criminals, in a bid to prevent crimes and to ensure law and order in the country.

The general public is encouraged to assist the Police with information on criminal activities. Further updates will be provided in due course, the police statement has.