The Police in Bimbila in the Northern region have interdicted five of their officers who allegedly ganged up and assaulted a track driver there.
Corporal Kenneth Amoah Korsah, Lance Corporal Prince Agyemang-Duah, Lance Corporal Prince Setordzi Miledzi, Lance Corporal Bruce Hornam and Lance Corporal Samuel Takyi are to face a service inquiry over the incident that has incensed the youth of the area.
They were said to have accosted the driver and beaten him to pulp on the Bimbila – Yendi road on January 16. The same officers are said to have followed the assault up with a budge into the Gbewaa Palace where the driver had sought refuge, to forcibly arrest him.
The action by the Police is said to have incensed the youth of Yendi and the Gbewaa palace who have since been