Ghanaian award-winning musician, Medikal known as Samuel Adu Frimpong has been convicted by the Accra Circuit Court for unlawful display of weapon. He was convicted for brandishing weapon on social media.
This video which led to Medikal’s arrest saw him possessing a Ruger 9mm handgun and showing off on social media.
After the hearing on Monday, February 21, 2022, Medikal was convicted when he pleaded guilty to his charges and fined GH¢3,600 by an Accra Circuit Court. The musician will serve nine months in prison if he failures to go according to the court’s judgment.
Medikal when arrest, slept in prison for 5 days before he was released on bail for GHc100,000 with one surety.
Medikal after pleading guilty, the Accra Circuit court presided over by His Honour Emmanuel Essandoh made it judgement that Medikal has been convicted and fined fined ¢3,600 for unlawfully displaying firearm in public.
Failure to do this will result in nine months prison terms for the musician.