- The police officers were gunned down by two unidentified men who were on an unregistered motorbike and are currently on the run
- The incident happened in broad day light
Ghana’s Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has visited the family of the police officer who was shot dead by robbers at Abeka Lapaz, Accra.
Dr Bawumia visited the family of late Constable Daniel Owusu to sympathise with them.
He visited the family on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, together with the Minister of the Interior Ambrose Dery and the Inspector-General of Police, David Asante-Apeatu.
Dr Bawumia sent warm greetings from the President to the family and assured them of government's support.
Also accompanying the team were the Director-General in charge of Police Officers’ Welfare, COP/Mr. Prosper Agblor; ACP/Mr. Owusu Boateng (Deputy Accra Regional Commander), ACP/Mrs. Habiba Twumasi Sarpong of the Community Policing Unit and ACP/Mr. David Eklu Director-General in charge of the Public Affairs Directorate.
It would be recalled that the deceased was shot by some criminals at Lapaz on Thursday 13, July 2017 whilst on patrol duties.
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