A notorious car snatcher at Tema has been arrested in Tamale in the Northern Region.
The 38-year old suspect was arrested by the Tamale Divisional Police Command at Banvim in the Tamale Metropolis.
He was arrested on September 5, 2020 at about 1100 GMT, upon a tip-off, according to police.
He is said to have been involved in several car snatching and robbery cases in the Tema Metropolis and has been on the wanted list of the Tema Regional CID for a while now.
A search conducted at his residence revealed 3 pistols, 4 mobile phones, 1 black HP laptop, 1 AK47 assault rifle bat and 1 G3 empty magazine.
Other items retrieved include 6 registered vehicle number plates, 1 plier, 98 auto 45 live ammunitions, 165 auto 389 live ammunitions, 4 pistol empty cartridges and 1 white Toyota Highlander with registration number GW 3241-20.
“Enquiry was extended to a spraying shop and one ash colour Toyota Highlander recovered,” a police statement said.