Police have launched a search for suspected robbers who shot and killed the NDC branch chairman for Dunkwa-Kwadadwen, Emmanuel Acquah.
The incident happened around 9:30 am on Thursday (4 May) at Ntomem on the Twapiase-Obuasi road in the Amansie Central District of the Ashanti Region.
The victim was onboard a Toyota vehicle with registration number GW 4794-Y when he was ambushed by the unidentified gang.
A local reporter at Dunkwa-On-Offin told dailymailgh.com that the gunmen robbed him of an unspecified amount of money and gold. Some Chinese occupants escaped unhurt.
“The robbers later shot the victim at close range, killing him instantly. The Chinese however got out of the vehicle and escaped. His body has been deposited at a nearby hospital morgue at Mangoase”, the reporter told dailymailgh.com.
Meanwhile, the police in the area are relying on credible information that would lead to the arrest of the suspects.
SOURCE: DAILY MAIL GH