The Northern Regional Police Command on Thursday, 7th April 2022 arrested suspect Mohammed Iddi alias “Water” for unlawful possession of firearms.
The suspect was arrested at the Pigu police barrier, on the Tamale-Bolgatanga Highway, during routine intelligence operations.
The operation led to the retrieval of six (6) new foreign-made ‘9mm Calibre Bruni 92’ pistols.
On Friday 8th April 2022, suspect Mohammed Iddi was arraigned before High Court One in Tamale and has been remanded into custody to reappear on 25th April 2022.
The administration said it is impressed with the diligence of the Northern Regional command in ensuring a successful operation.
The police further assured the public of its commitment to ensuring a safe and secure environment and urged the public to support them in the discharge of their duty.