Police has arrested popular comedian and actor Benson Nana Yaw Oduro a.k.a Funny Face.
The police in a statement on Facebook revealed that they arrested the showbiz personality because he had threatened to kill some individuals.
“The Police have today, Monday, 18th October, 2021, at 10:14 pm arrested Benson Nana Yaw Oduro Boateng, popularly known as Funny Face for allegedly threatening certain individuals via some Social Media platforms,” the statement read.
“Due to the history of the suspect, the police shall submit Benson Nana Yaw Oduro Boateng to the court for an order for psychiatric examination, to determine the next line of investigative action.”
Funny Face was arrested while granting an interview to Kofi Adoma on Kofi TV on Monday night.
Reports say the comedian was arrested because he threated to kill his ex-girlfriend and mother of his twins, Vanessa in a video published on his social media accounts.
“Your mother, Vanessa. I’ve already told you that I shoot you. I’ll just shoot you and kill myself after that,” he said in the video.
This is the second time Funny Face has been arrested by the police. The first was February this year when he was arrested by the police in Kasoa for an unlawful discharge of firearms at a drinking pub.