Multiple reports indicate that an unnamed police officer has been killed by some armed robbers in Atebubu-Amantin district.
The tragic incident happened around 5:30 am on Tuesday morning on the Atebubu-Kwame Danso highway.
According to the Atebubu Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Joe Dzinaku, the robbers mounted a road block and the policeman who was on board the vehicle tried to foil the robbery attack but sustained gunshot wounds in the exchange which led to his death.
Supt. Dzinaku further indicated that, the driver and passengers of the vehicle are currently being interrogated by the police as they push to get more details in order to apprehend the miscreants.