Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

News

77-Year-Old Man Arrested for Cultivating Marijuana

The Police have arrested a 77-year-old man who allegedly owned a two-acre marijuana farm in the Bono East region. he suspect, Opanin Kwadwo Sampene, was cultivating the marijuana farm at Mem, a suburb of Atebeubu.
A team of officers, led by District Commander Chief Supt. Bright Boafo, stormed the farm to arrest the suspect following a tip-off.
The suspect told the Police that he has no other means of making a living, other than cultivating the weed farm.
He explained that he has been smoking marijuana for sixty years and began selling the drug at a very tender age.
The suspect is currently in Police custody, while the weed farm has been set ablaze by the Police.



You May Also Like

Top Stories

The Paramount Chief of the Effutu Traditional Area, Neenyi Ghartey VII, has assured the public that the impending 2017 Aboakyir Festival would be peaceful....

International

BBC.com hit record high in 2016. Site and apps viewed 15 billion times, with almost 100m unique browsers each month. Three senior appointments, expansion...

lifestyle

The Accra Report started Recipe Tuesdays to showcase the culinary delights of the African continent. There has been a significant time lapse between our...

lifestyle

One of our goals at The Accra Report is to expose to the world the eclectic beauty of Ghana and the African continent. In...

Copyright © 2020 GhanaStar.com