Police in the Ashanti Region have picked up three people believed to have been involved in the gang rape of a young girl which was then filmed and disseminated on social media.
Bantama Police picked up the three suspects earlier today after the video went viral and sparked massive outrage amongst the populace.
The disturbing video shows a gang of guys raping a teenage girl who was being held down by one of them whilst the other take turns s*xually assaulting her.
Police believe the perpetrators to be five in number and have launched a manhunt for the other two. They are requesting information from the public to assist in arresting the others.
The girl in the video, according to reports, is currently at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital receiving treatment and is assisting the police in their investigations.
The incident occurred at Bantama in the Ashanti Regional capital.