Assemblyman for Kobilmahagu Electoral Area, Mohammed Ahmed had been arrested by the Police.
The police had gone to the community this afternoon to search the room of the alleged perpetrators of last Wednesday’s ‘attack’ on NEDCo staff.
The Assemblyman who was around asked the police if they had a search warrant, when the police answered in the negative, the Assemblyman and some members of the community said they would not allow the police to break the room.
The police left, invited the Assemblyman, he went and was arrested.
Northern Regional Crime Officer, Supt Baba Ananga told journalists the assemblyman threatened the police, obstructed their investigation and mobilized community members to attack the police.
He said the police suspect that the Assemblyman is habouring the suspects.
Source : Mumuni Yirifa Yunus