Photos of Dancehall musician, Shatta Wale in handcuff whilst in police custody has surfaced on the internet.
These photos were shared by the Ghana Police Service with an accompanying statement.
Shatta Wale is seen cuffed with a smile on his face. He was arrested today following the hoax incident he created about an attack on his life.
The statement reads:
“Police Have Arrested Charles Nii Armah Mensah Popularly Known as Shatta Wale
The Police have arrested Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale.
After we publicly declared him and one other person wanted, the suspect, Shatta Wale, turned himself in today Tuesday 19th October, 2021, at 8.59pm.
He has been arrested to assist the Police in investigations for his alleged involvement in the creation and circulation of information intended to cause fear and panic.
As stated in previous statements, the public is advised to desist from publishing false information, capable of disturbing the peace of the country or risk being arrested and prosecuted.”