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JUST IN: 4 Armed Robbers raids Mobile Money Vender, robbed GhȻ 14,000

A Mobile Money Vendor operating within Abofour at Offinso in the Ashanti Region has been attacked and rob of GhȻ 14,000 by 4 armed robbers after they looted Abofour market.

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According to Offinso District Police Commander, Chief Superintendent, Benedict Wonkyi, his unity received the information in the late hours of yesterday around 18:30GMT, that some criminals were raiding a mobile money vendor in the market at the time the traders were wrapping up their day’s activities.

He added that he quickly deployed officers to calm the situation but the robbers after attacking the vendor fired warning shots, scared the market women and fled into the nearby bush.

Though none of market women in Abofour market was robbed it’s was obvious it is purely targeted robbery on the mobile money vendor identified as Akwasi Appiah.

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In the process of his transactions yesterday, he run out of cash and asked some of clients to wait on him while he rush to the bank for an amount of GhȻ 2,0000. Little did he know such a bad day would have hit him.

As it’s stands now, none of the gun men have been apprehended. The police are investigating into the matter.