The Police through days of intelligence operations on Tuesday 6th September, 2022 retrieved one of the excavators that was reported missing from Ellembelle in the Western Region.
A team of operations and intelligence officers working day and night discovered the missing excavator several kilometres into a forest within the Ellembelle District.
A statement issued by the Police said “While the team of police officers were escorting the excavator to Takoradi, at the Axim Junction, the DCE of Ellembelle, Mr. Kwasi Bonzo organised and led some thugs to attack the police and obstruct the operation. The DCE and three others were therefore arrested accordingly.
Police did not Take Custody of any Excavators as Alleged by Ellembelle DCE pic.twitter.com/ClAdicQncg
— Ghana Police Service (@GhPoliceService) September 3, 2022
“Investigation continues to recover the other excavator and arrest all those behind it to face justice.”