A Police officer stationed at the Regional Operations Unit, Bono Regional Police Command has been arrested for harassing a female in viral video, Ghana Police announced on Saturday.
The Police officer N° 51530 General, identified as Lance Corporal Victor Antwi Yeboah, has been apprehended for violating the dignity of the victim and is currently assisting the investigations.
Police said they have seen a video in which a person in a Police uniform was captured allegedly sexually harassing a female in a car.
On reviewing the video, Police immediately launched an investigation into the incident and have identified him as « the male person involved in that shameful and despicable act ».
” The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Dr. George Akuffo Dampare has reached out and spoken to the victim and assured her of thorough police investigations and any other necessary Police support, including psychological care and trauma therapy “, read the statement.
” The Police Administration further assures the victim and the public that full investigations will be conducted into the matter and the public will be updated in due course”.