The police within the Ashanti Area have foiled an assault by an unidentified group on the Ashanti Regional Safety Coordinator, DCOP Opare Addo (Rtd) on Tuesday.
The gang stormed the Ashanti Regional Coordinating Council to manhandle the on-duty officer, eyewitnesses advised Asaase Radio.
The well timed intervention by armed police personnel from the SWAT Unit prevented an assault on the safety official.
The rampaging youth have since been launched after an preliminary arrest.
Hearken to an eyewitness account: