The angry woman who poured hot palm nut soup on the Praso Police Commander Superintendent Isaac Tetteh on Thursday 6th June 2019 at Assin Dansame has been arrested.
According to the reports received so far, the woman was arrested at the Assin Fosu lorry park when she had boarded a trotro and was attempting to flee the area.
She is currently detained at the Praso Police station. She will be arraigned before the court on Monday according to the police.
The incident happened when the Commander and his team visited the town to mediate a feud between some residents of Assin Dansame and some community workers.
According to information gathered, the parties were fighting over the management of a rural water project in the community which led to one person being butchered.
The butchered man’s family lodged an official complaint with the police, It was when the police swoop in to arrest the perpetrator who was hiding in this particular woman’s room who poured the soup on the police officers.
Two other policemen including Corporal Rawuf Seidu and another were also attacked in the process leaving them with various degrees of injuries.