About 134 persons have been arrested at Changli in Saturday’s dawn swoop by armed police personnel in the Tamale metropolis.
tamaleonline.net understands the Police invaded the community following an attack on a female officer by residents after she went to arrested a suspect for a crime.
Properties have been destroyed whiles some residents who proved stubborn were allegedly manhandled by the police.
A journalist, Baba Kamel, TV Africa’s Northern Regional correspondent has also rushed to the hospital after he was hit while covering the incident.
A Police source told TamaleOnline News the officer is currently on admission after she was severely assulted on Thursday, 16th April, 2020.