Armed robbers k!ll momo agent in house

Ashaiman Police shot two suspected bank robbers

Armed robbers k!ll momo agent in house during an alleged robbery.

The two armed robbers followed the deceased from an ATM to his house in the hours of 2130 and made away with an unspecified amount of money after shooting him last night.

Earlier, the Konongo Police Department ordered all mobile money merchants to close their shops early as a precaution against targeted armed robbery.

The Ashanti Regional Police Command would disseminate details in due time, the police said in a statement on Wednesday, December 22.

Also, a special Anti-Robbery squad assisted by the Upper East Regional Police Command through an intelligence-led operation at Kpatia have shot to death one of the three suspected armed robbers, Laayaame Simon alias Yendu who callously murdered two police officers at Zuarungu in the Upper East Region.

This was made known by the police in a statement released on Wednesday, December 22, 2021.

According to the release, an intelligence-led operation is being carried to get the rest of the suspects arrested.

The two (2) police officers were shot de@d by these suspected armed robbers on December 15, 2021.

In a statement by the Police, it said: “On 15/12/2021 at about 2020 hours, there was a distress call to the Zuarungu District Command that there was an ongoing robbery at Zuarungu Market (.) Control was informed and whiles men were being mobilized to respond to the robbery, there was another distress call that two (2) policemen were shot dead.”