Police arrest two suspects in shooting of fire officers

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The Ghana Police Service today (October 17, 2022) arrested two suspects in the shooting of two fire officers at Offinso in the Ashanti Region.

The Police in a statement named the suspects as Banda Johnson and William Owusu.

The fire officers sustained gunshot wounds and are at the hospital responding to treatment.


The weapons used in the attack were two (2) pistols with four rounds of 9mm ammunition which have been retrieved by the police.

A Land Rover vehicle belonging to the suspects has also been impounded.

“The circumstances surrounding the shooting are being investigated and the suspects will be arraigned before the court to face justice,” the Police said in a statement.


Source: graphic.com.gh

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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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