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The Police in the Kwahu South District in the Eastern Region have arrested four, (4), suspected robbers.

The four are Eric Ansong Yeboah, 38, Kwadwo Afriyie 29, Kofi Amoakoh 40, and Owiredu Ansong 33.

One of the suspects identified as Bright Asare managed to escape and the police are looking for him.

According to the Eastern Regional Police Public Relations Officer (PRO) Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Ebenezer Tetteh, the police in Mpraeso received an intelligence report that some armed men suspected to be robbers were attacking traders and commuters on the Bleblesua to Kotoso bush road.

Mr. Tetteh said, six police personnel were dispatched to the area.

He said the robbers were reported to have attacked some traders and taken money, mobile phones and personal belongings from them.

He disclosed that a lady among the victims who was identified as one of the robbers was severly beaten up by the robbers and is currently receiving treatment at Kotoso Head Centre.

DSP Tetteh said the police in a search found one single-barrelled shotgun and six cartridges.

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