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.”

U/E: Police gun down one of the suspected armed robbers who murdered 2 police officers at Zuarungu