Abanga and two others allegedly engaged the police in a gun battle. Two other are at large with gun wounds. A 32-year old suspected ...
Abanga and two others allegedly engaged the police in a gun battle. Two other are at large with gun wounds.
A 32-year old suspected 'notorious' armed robber has been gunned down by the police at Kasoa Gyan-Nkwanta in the Awutu Senya East Municipality of the the Central Region.
The Kasoa Divisional Police Commander, ACP David Agyeman Adjem, in an interview with Adom News said, the police on Friday evening had a tip-off that, Abanga and his two accomplices were attempting to rob a Manager of a Micro-finance Company [name withheld] situated in town.
He said the police rushed to the scene and upon reaching there, the three suspected armed robbers started firing bullets at the police.
ACP Agyeman Adjem said the police also retaliated leading to the death of Abanga.
He added that, the remaining two also received gun wounds but managed to escape in the process.
The Police Commander is calling on the general public and health workers to report any patient with gun wound to police.