Ghanaian comedian Benson Oduro Boateng aka, Funny Face was arrested by the police in Kasoa area of Accra, Ghana, on Monday, 8 February for an unlawful discharge of firearms at a bar.
In a statement by the Central Regional Police, Irene Serwaa Oppong said, someone had reported Funny Face for causing a disturbance in a bar. She stated that their investigations reveal he had a misunderstanding with the owner of the bar and got into a fight.
Although the two were separated, Funny Face went home, returned with a gun and fired warning shots. According to reports, the gun has also been retrieved and investigations are ongoing to determine whether it is a registered gun or not.
After arrest, the comedian also reported the owner for assault after sustaining injuries during the fight.