The police in Ejura in the Ashanti Region have arrested a 14-year-old boy and four other people for robberies on highways in the Bono East and Ashanti regions.
They mostly attvcked their victims on the highways linking Nkoranza and Techiman in the Bono East Region, and the Ejura Sekyedumase Municipal area in the Ashanti Region.
In a police press release sighted by Ghnewsbag, the police stated that the suspects were arrested after extensive surveillance of their activities.
Upon the arrest of the suspects, the police also revealed that a number of items and some amounts of money were found with the suspects.
Among the items found and retrieved were assorted mobile phones, an Infinix charger and a lady’s handbag.
Other items suspected to have been robbed from commuters and retrieved from them included one unregistered Apsonic Aloba motorbike and the amount of two thousand, two hundred and seventy-nine Ghana Cedis (GHS 2,279).