Two women arrested for dealing in fake Cedi notes

Two women have been arrested in the Ashanti region for allegedly dealing in fake currencies.

The suspects were arrested at Akomadan in the Offinso North district Thursday .

The two, Naomi Obeng, 25, and Akosua Nyarko both residents of Agogo were arrested upon a tip off, police sources say.

Fake notes of GHc1,180 was discovered on them upon a body search by the Police.

Deputy Ashanti regional Police Commander ACP Ampofo Duku who announced the arrest to the media said the suspects have mentioned one Addai as their main supplier. He added that investigations have begun into the matter.