A heavily drunk Police officer was spotted on camera in a video which saw him hoisting a rifle in a commercial vehicle popularly known in Ghana as ‘trotro’.
The video was taken in the trotro by a passenger which landed on facebook earlier yesterday.
The drunk Police officer whose name is not known joined the vehicle from Ridge roundabout to Madina. According to reports gathered, the officer is stationed with the Madina station of the Ghana Police Service.
The drunk officer who could not sit still and was bragging about his drinking habits put passengers on board at risk as he struggled to control himself and the gun.
The officer was heard in a loud voice saying in twi that, “me de3 me ne obiaa nni asem oo”, to wit, ‘I have no problem with anyone’. This was after the conductor or driver’s assistant (mate) had asked him to pay his fare.
Sheila Buckman, who is the Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Police Service, speaking to Starr fm said the incident has been brought to their attention. She also added that investigations have commenced.
According to her, the officer will be traced and dealt with if found guilty.