- One person was reportedly killed in a gun battle between the police and armed robbers at Abossey-Okine, a suburb in Accra
- According to the police the six persons who were injured as a result of the exchanges have been discharged from the hospital
- The video below shows how one of the suspects was arrested by the police
Above is a video showing how one of the suspects was arrested by the police.
Four suspected robbers on Wednesday afternoon entered the Bext Nascent Forex Bureau at Pamprom in Kaneshie and made away with some foreign currencies.
An alarm was raised but the robbers started firing into a crowd at the popular spare parts hub in a bid to escape with their booty.
The robbers reportedly shot dead the Forex Bureau attendant and injured six others.
Below is a narration by an eyewitness of how the robbery took place and shots from the scene of the robbery.
Kaneshie forex bureau robbery: How the shootout happenedVideo credit: Daily Graphic
Posted by Yen.com.gh on Thursday, March 24, 2016
But the Police who arrived at the scene after an emergency call engaged the robbers in a gun battle critically injuring one of the robbers and arresting the others.
The robbers were chased by the Police and workers of Abossey Okine until two of the robbers were eventually arrested.