A Tema-based suspected car snatcher, Alhassan Imrani (38 years) has been arrested by the Tamale Divisional Police Command at Banvim in the Tamale Metropolis.
The arrest, which took place on Saturday, September 5 at 1100 GMT, was upon a tip-off according to police.
The suspect is said to have been involved in cases of robbery reported at the Tema Regional CID.
A search conducted at his residence revealed 3 pistols, 4 mobile phones, 1 black HP laptop, 1 AK47 assault rifle bat and 1 G3 empty magazine.
Other items retrieved include 6 registered vehicle number plates, 1 plier, 98 auto 45 live ammunitions, 165 auto 389 live ammunitions, 4 pistol empty cartridges and 1 white Toyota Highlander with registration number GW 3241-20.
“Enquiry was extended to a spraying shop and one ash colour Toyota Highlander recovered,” a police statement said.