Incumbent MP for Odododiodoo constituency, Nii Lante Vanderpuije has been arrested as part of a joint military-police operation.
The lawmaker and parliamentary candidate of the NDC was picked up alongside his wife, daughter and about fifteen other men who were with him over alleged shootings in the area.
Mr. Vanderpuije had earlier alleged that the police broke into a hotel he was working from and pumped tear gas into his room.
According to his lawyer, Lesliw Anim, he has been taken to the Central police station in Accra.
Reports indicate the NPP candidate Nii Lante Bannerman’s, men attacked the MP in his hotel but he has rather been arrested.