197 parcels of substances suspected to be Indian Hemp were confiscated from the suspects whose names were given as Georgina Asare, alias madam, 30, Doris Asare, 27, and Akosua Nyankomago, 50.
Akosua Nyankomago, who was first picked up by the police, led the police to the house of Madam at New Edubiase where the exhibit was discovered.
Confirming the news, Fomena District Police Commander, Supt Fii Ochil, he stated Nyankomago was arrested with 143 wrappers of the substance suspected to be Indian Hemp at Kyereboroso in the Adansi Asokwa District upon a tipoff.
The three women have since been detained, assisting in investigations, according to the police chief.
He narrated that the substances were allegedly concealed in a store room of the suspects.
Supt Ochil said the cooperation by some people helped the police to confiscate the substances and combat the use of narcotics.