Police chase after wounded bank robber

Police chase after wounded bank robber

The Ghana Police Service has mounted a search party for the robber who escaped after they foiled a robbery attack at the First Atlantic Bank branch at Ridge in Accra on Tuesday evening. 

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The suspect on the run is reported to have been wounded after exchanging shots with the police, when he and his accomplice tried to rob two customers of the bank.

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An employee of the Bank narrated that the intended robbery occurred when a customer who had just cashed money about moving on a motorbike was suddenly accosted by the robbers who fired warning shots. The customer  was reportedly shot by one of the robbers several times in the leg after he refused to hand over the money to them as the source revealed that the customer eventually handed over the money to the robbers only for the police to intervene seconds later shooting one of them (robbers) in the leg.

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