A young man parading himself as a fire service personnel has been arrested by the police.
Believed to be in his twenties, the fake fire officer was arrested at Abeadze Towoboase in the Central region for stealing palm oil and palm kernel.
Reports say he was gripped by the residents of the community on the dawn of Wednesday, March 15, 2023 with about ten gallons of stolen palm oil and palm kernel from a palm oil mill in the area.
After failing to provide his identity card and the station that he works for, the young man whose name is unknown was severely beaten by the residents before being dragged to the Mankessim Divisional Police Station for further investigation.
He is expected to be processed before court after a thorough police investigations.