The Upper East Regional Police Command on Sunday, July 11, 2021, arrested three (3)suspected armed robbers alleged to be involved in several armed robbery cases in the Nabdam and Zebilla District in the Upper East Region.
Suspects Maxwell Ziaba a. k. a strongman aged 19, Bodozina Awudu a.ka. ‘Network Absorber’ aged 20 and Yidaana Shamshudeen aged 23 were arrested at their various hideouts at Pelungu and Dakota with exhibits including one(1) locally manufactured pistol, three(3) cartridges of ammunitions, one(1) double-edged knife, two unregistered Motobikes, five(5) gold detectors and five(5) assorted mobile phones.
All three in police custody, upon interrogation, admitted their involvement in robbing some Mossi men at Takwa and Obuasi mining communities near Tongo and Gbane in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region, according to the Regional Police Command.
The Upper East Regional Police Command has called on the various hotel operators in the region to support the police in the fight against crime.