A Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah, widely known as Shatta Wale in the music industry, is reportedly arrested by the police for faking gunshot attack.
The police announced his arrest on the official page of the Ghana police service.
The police assure the public that details pertaining to his arrest will be released shortly.
The police in a statement made earlier cautioned the public to refrain from circulating fallacious news.
“We want to caution any individual or group to desist from making false claims and engaging in acts, capable of disturbing the peace of the country because the law will come after you,” the police said.
On Monday night, reports which made rounds on social media said Shatta Wale was shot by gunmen at Eastern Legon.
Earlier Monday, Shatta Wale admitted that it was a prank.