The Suhum Police Command has arrested, Eric Grusah for attempting to bribe the Police to release a suspect who is in custody.
The suspect was among a gang who attempted to steal electricity Transformer belonging to the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG).
Suspect Enoch Tetteh, 23, a mechanic apprentice was arrested by the Suhum Police Patrol team when the gang jumped off their Kia Pride vehicle with registration number GR 2672 -17 having been stopped by the patrol team.
Other gang members managed to escape but Tetteh was arrested.
Eric Grusah emerged from nowhere and attempted to bribe the Police to free the suspect but was also arrested by the Police.
Items such as 3 rolls of coiled copper, screwdriver, a spinner and hacksaw were retrieved. A follow up to the transformer revealed that it had been tampered with.
According to the Suhum Municipal Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Joseph K Owusu, the suspects are being processed for court.
He has meanwhile assured residents that the Police will continue to maintain the momentum in clamping down on criminals which have over the months helped reduced crime significantly in the municipality.
Chief Supt. Joseph K Owusu, however, requested for public cooperation to ensure Suhum is crime free and peaceful municipality.