Gun-battle between robbers, police in Abossey Okine kills two

Gun-battle between robbers, police in Abossey Okine kills two

- Gun battle between armed robbers and the police at Abossey Okine records deaths with several others severely injured

- The armed robbers had robbed a Forex Bureau at Abossey-Okine escaping with a large sum of money

- Two of the robbers have been arrested with one reported to be in a critical condition

A gun battle between armed robbers and the police at Abbosey-Okine in Accra has resulted in the death of two people with five others critically injured.

The armed robbers, who robbed a Forex Bureau at Abossey Okine were seen firing into a crowd at the popular spare parts hub after an alarm was raised by the Forex Bureau attendant- a development which saw the robbers shoot dead the attendant thus escaping with an unidentified amount of money.

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The robbers were then chased by the Police together with some workers at Abossey Okine until two of them were finally arrested.

READ ALSO: Dr Nduom tells youth to be ready for opportunities under his leadershipMeanwhile the other injured persons have been rushed to nearby hospitals for emergency treatment as police begin investigations into the robbery.

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