A Police officer who is popularly known as Sgt Augustine , stationed at Assin Fosu was seen in a video taking money from civilians at a drinking spot .
According to sources , the policeman took the money from the civilians in an attempt to resolve a narcotics case.
The video went viral which led to him being interdicted and charged for Extortion under sec 151(1) of act 29/60.
The trial, however, lasted for two years .
Sgt Augustine Owusu Ansah has been convicted and sentence to TEN YEARS with hard labor by the Cape coast high court.