Daylight robbery in Kumasi; armed robbers invade market; steal millions

Daylight robbery in Kumasi; armed robbers invade market; steal millions

- A gang of robbers have reportedly invaded a market in Kumasi and made away with millions

- They fired warning gunshots at one businessman who had just come out of the bank

- The robbers were said to have attacked some market sellers and taken cash from them

- The police have deployed officers to the scene

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Information reaching YEN.com.gh has it that a group of armed robbers has carried out their robbery activity in broad daylight at a market in Kumasi.

The incident reportedly happened at Alaba, a suburb in Kumasi, where the robbers attacked a businessman who had come out of the bank.

The man had reportedly stormed out of the bank with money on him and they pounced on him and collected the money from him.

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Daylight robbery in Kumasi; armed robbers invade market; steal millions

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In the video seen by YEN.com.gh, the robbers are seen in action on their motorcycle riding on top speed.

They fire warning shots in the air obviously to stop anyone from chasing them.

According to some eyewitnesses, the robbers made their way into some shops after taking the money from the businessman.

Out of fear of their lives, the traders were said to have given out the money they had on them while they trembled in fear.

The Ashanti Regional police are reported to have deployed some officers to the scene following the incident.

YEN.com.gh is following up on this development and we will update our readers with information as they come in.

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