Edwin Nii Lantey Vanderpuye, the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) and candidate in the 2020 election for the Odododiodoo Constituency has been arrested by the police.
The MP was arrested over a shooting incident near the Modark Hotel where a group of NDC and NPP supporters were involved in a scuffle.
Six other young men were arrested together with the Legislator.
Earlier he had indicated that the police attacked him in the hotel.
“I have been attacked by Policemen in my hotel room. They threw tear gas into my room to force us to open the door but I won’t open the door to them.” He told journalists.