Police of Salaga in the East Gonja of the Savana Region have arrested two people planning a robbery operation in the Region, however their third colleague known as Musah Karim managed to escape.

Amidu Abudu ,37 years old from Salaga and Bukari Alhaji, 27 years old from Saboba as identified were arrested with an Ak-47 assault rifle with 37 rounds of ammunition, four single barreled guns with 30 AA cartridges on 30th September around 3:30pm.

According to nanansem.com’s sources,the Savannah Regional Police Commander, DCOP Enoch Adutwum Bediako, said he received an information that some young men were planning a robbery operation in the area.

He further stated that, based on the information received, some police personnels were dispatched to the area but the suspected young men planning the robbery on seeing the police tried escaping.

Two of them were arrested after being chased by the police.

One disclosed as Musah Karim managed to escape.The police is still searching for him.