Ghana’s popular comedian Funny Face was on Monday arrested by the police in Kasoa for an unlawful discharge of firearms at a drinking pub.
Central Regional Police PRO, DSP Irene Serwaa Oppong said someone had reported Funny Face for causing a disturbance in a bar at Kasoa.
DSP Irene Serwaa Oppong has confirmed to ghanaontheglobe.com that their investigations reveal that the actor Benson Oduro Boateng known as Funny Face had gone to a bar and later there was a misunderstanding between him and the owner where later Funny Face went home to bring a gun after they where separated.
According to witness the comedian fired warning shots many times at the bar.
Funny Face has also reported the owner of the pub for assault after sustaining injuries during the fight.
“Currently Funny Face is in the custody of the police and will be granted bail today. The drinking spot operator is also in the custody of police and we are investigating him for assault,” DSP Oppong confirmed.
Funny Face has been taken to the hospital by Kasoa Police after suffering severe wounds during the fight.