No less than six Chinese nationals have been arrested by nationwide safety officers for allegedly partaking in cash laundering and drug peddling.
In accordance with the police, the suspects are additionally being held for allegedly working an illegal gold refinery within the Asankragwa township.
The suspects have been named as Chem Gui Bim (31), Lu Siam Chu (36), Wu Sao Pui (41), Yao Sausam (44), Xue Lian lua (30), and Cheng Chun Ron.
They had been arrested in a swoop on the Xindi Lodge by the Asankragwa-Enchi highway.
Xue Lian Lua, the spouse of the proprietor of the lodge has additionally been picked up for questioning.
The police seized a Toyota Land Cruiser car, a complete of GHC1,302,990, packing containers of mercury, six pump motion weapons, a sidearm, seven excavator management boards, three parcels of Indian hemp, eight cartridge, a laptop computer, 80 telephones and 4 iPads.
The suspects who’re all unlawful migrants are at the moment within the custody of the Ministry of Nationwide Safety aiding with ongoing investigations whereas awaiting prosecution.