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Head Pastor of the Glorious Word Power Ministries International, Rev. Isaac Owusu Bempah has been hospitalized at the Police Hospital in Accra, a few hours after he and four others were denied bail.
This has been confirmed by close sources at the Ghana Police Hospital.
Rev. Owusu Bempah was charged with offensive conduct conducive to breach of peace, the threat of death, and assault of office public officers.
The popular man of God and four others were remanded into police custody to reappear on Monday, September 20, 2021, after they spent a day in cells on Sunday.
According to the Judge, Afia Owusuaa Appiah who presided over the case, she stated this will allow the police more time to carry out further investigation.
Why was he arrested?
In a press release issued by the Police service, Rev. Isaac Owusu Bempah and three others were arrested for the creation and circulation of multiple videos containing threats, and the brandishing of a weapon, and the assault of some police personnel.
The police say they arrested the suspects “after critically analyzing the said videos and based on intelligence gathered”.
In the meantime, two other suspects are said to be on the run and are being pursued.
The injured police personnel have also received medical treatment, according to a police statement.