Police at Wenchi of the Bono Region killed one armed robber on the Wenchi – Wa highway.
My men who were patrolling the Wenchi stretch of the Wenchi – Wa highway in the early hours of Friday saw some people on the road on the dawn flashing touch lights so they decided to slowdown to assist them on the spot the people opened fire on the police DSP. Mr. Eric Awudzivi told Radio West Africa, Nana Anfreh Damanta in an exclusive interview.
The Wenchi Municipal Police Commander, DSP Eric Awudzivi added that the police also returned fire and gun down one of the robbers killing him while the rest managed to escape through the bushes.
He further explained that cartridges and some items were found from the deceased.
The body has been deposited at the Wenchi Methodist Hospital morgue while police investigations is ongoing he said.
Source: Radio West Africa Nana Anfreh Damanta.