A 77-year-old man has been busted for cultivating a 2-acre marijuana farm at Mem, a suburb of Atebubu in the Bono East region.
Police personnel deployed from the Atebubu Police command led by the District commander Chief Supt. Bright Boafo arrested, suspect, Opanin Kwadwo Sampene, 77, who admitted to smoking for years. Police have commenced investigations
According to the Atebubu police command, they had a tipoff from a resident about the farm and they made the arrest.
Speaking to the suspect Opanin Kwadwo Sampene he said he has been smoking weed for sixty years now and because he has no help from anyone he has to make it a farm so that he can sell them for money.