The Ashanti Regional Police Command has confirmed receipt of a formal complaint from the Multimedia Group against the MP for Assin Central, Hon. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong.
A statement sighted by Dennislaw News notes that the petition is currently being investigated by the Regional Crime Officer.
The Multimedia Group reported the lawmaker over concerns that he issued threats against a reporter affiliated with the company, Erastus Asare Donkor. According to the Group, Hon. Agyapong made these remarks on his own television network, Net 2.
The Police have assured the general public of its willingness to perform the constitutional mandate of protecting citizens and will not renege on this commitment.
“We shall endeavor to protect each and every person in the Region as well as their property. We remain committed to this course”
“Let us allow the Police to investigate the matter and not to inflame passion and make comments that could ultimately mar the investigations,” the statement adds.
Meanwhile, the police is urging anyone with information that can assist the investigation to contact the Police hotlines, 18555, 191 and 0299202240.