Two police officers injured in highway robbery shootout

Two Police officers on patrol duties on the Kwahu Tafo to Adawso road in the Kwahu East District of the Eastern Region have escaped death after being shot By Highway robbers.

The armed robbers according to an eyewitness report to Starr News were mugging passengers onboard a public vehicle on that road.

Kwadwo Asante, who is also the driver of the vehicle said the three member gang suspected to be foreign nationals attacked passengers aboard his vehicle and demanded they hand over their most priced belongings.

According to him, the appearance of the patrol officers destabilized their operations.

They left the items they gathered as they shot at the police officers to create a diversion for their exit Asante said.


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