Suspected robbers gunned down a policeman who was escorting a bullion van and an onlooker in an attempted robbery incident in Ghana’s capital of Accra Monday said a source with the police.
Confirming the incident to Xinhua, Sheilla Kessie Abayie-Buckman, the spokesperson for Ghana Police, said the case was under investigation to gather details.
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The driver of the van also sustained severe bullet wounds as the robbery suspects trailed the bullion van with a taxi cab and motorbike to a less busy spot before firing into it, killing the policeman instantly, the spokesperson said.
The injured driver has been sent to a nearby hospital for treatment.