A 40-year old man has been gunned down by armed robbers at Luom Junction along the Somanya-Dodowa Road.
The deceased was shot in the lower abdomen. The incident occurred Monday dawn at about 4:30am.
The armed robbers blocked the Somanya -Dodowa highways at Luom junction to rob passengers off their properties and in the process shot the deceased.
Armed Police personnel from Somanya were swiftly dispatched to the scene, but the armed robbers had absconded when they reach there.
One of the Police officers told Ultimate News the deceased “was shot at the lower abdomen, he is about 40years, body has been handed over to Dodowa Police for further investigation as it falls under their jurisdiction”.
It is reported that, Police retrieved about GHC4850 from the deceased.
The police officers are seen in some photos counting the deceased’s money.
The Public Relations officer of the Eastern Regional Police Command, ASP Ebenezer Tetteh, confirmed the incident to Ultimate News but declined further details.
He explained that the case is under the jurisdiction of Dodowa Police under Greater Accra Region hence have taken over investigations.