The Sunyani District Court B has remanded policeman identified as Lance Corporal Victor Antwi Yeboah for s³xually harassing a lady in her car during a search.
The police officer was arrested after a video of him touching a woman inappropriately during a search went viral.
The video captured the policeman threatening to slap the lady and going as far as to touch her thighs.
A statement was released by the police administration after they chanced upon the video which according to reports was shared by the lady who recorded the entire incident.
“On reviewing the video, the Police Administration immediately launched an investigation into the incident.
“Preliminary investigation indicates that the male person involved in that shameful and despicable act is a Police officer stationed at the Regional Operations Unit, Bono Regional Police Command,” the statement said.
Lance Corporal Antwi Yeboah appeared before Sunyani District Court B today to face the charges of assault contrary to Section 84 of the Criminal Offences Act 29 and indecent assault contrary to Section 103 of the Criminal Offences Act 29.
He was subsequently remanded to reappear before the court on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 after he pleaded not guilty to the two charges against him.
Read the police statement below;