Police have arrested two persons belonging to dancehall musician Stonebwoy’s team for allegedly assaulting a driver after they were involved in a car crash on the Bibiani-Abuakwa road on Saturday evening.
According to the Abuakwa Divisional Police Commander, Chief Supt. Yaw Obeng Asubonteng, the information they have gathered shows that the dancehall musician and his team were travelling to Kumasi after a performance at Bibiani in the Western North Region when one of the vehicles they were in involved in the crash.
According to the police, two persons from Stonebwoy’s team then held one of the drivers involved in the crash hostage and beat him up.
“According to the information we had the vehicle which collided with the sprinter bus didn’t even stop. The driver sped on and another vehicle which was following, two guys from that car accosted the driver that had the accident with that of the musician.”
“They beat him and held him hostage in their car and they were sending him to either Kumasi or Accra,” he said.
Chief Supt. Yaw Obeng Asubonteng tells Citi News that the police patrol team after receiving the information chased them and eventually arrested them at Abuakwa where the two persons were detained for a little over an hour before they were transferred to the Bibiani Police for investigations to begin.