A 19-year old Auto Mechanic Apprentice Malik Salam is in the grips of the Wasa Amenfi East District Police Command in the Western Region for dealing in fake GHC50 notes.
According to the police, the suspect was arrested by the police when residents of Wasa Babianiha (a village in the district) raised alarm when he attempted to buy items with the fake money.
Further investigations revealed that the suspect who stays at Dunkwa-Offin in the Central Region went to Wasa Babianiha to spend the money with the mindset that the fake currency will not be detected by the village folks.
Luck however eluded him when he was arrested by the police.
A Freelance Journalist in the area, Gabriel Bediako reported that the suspect who was sent to court yesterday Wednesday March 16, 2016 has been remanded in police custody.
By: Ultimate1069.com/Ghana/106.9FM/Leticia Osei