Residents of Likpe Nkwanta near Hohoe in the Oti Region have angrily assaulted two policemen who were ensuring lockdown orders in the area.
The two policemen are currently on admission at the hospital receiving treatment on their injuries as one is said to have suffered a machete wound.
The other suffered a gunshot wound as a result of the actions of the angry residents.
Per what the Hohoe Police Divisional Command said, they received a call from Likpe Bala station stating that two officers have been attacked by the residents.
So far, the police have managed to arrest one of the angry resident identified as Raphael Sabo and he is reportedly assisting with investigations.