A few moments ago, Ghpage.com reported an armed robbery incident that occurred in broad daylight at Tema.
The incident occurred at Tema Community 1 around Danny’s Bridal Home, TDC Traffic Light.
Ghana Police Service has finally spoken on the armed robbery incident that occurred today, 23rd April 2020.
According to the police, the victim had gone to the bank to withdraw money. The amount he withdrew from the bank was GH¢123,345.
It’s still mysterious how the found but as he left Zenith Bank Tema Branch, he was accosted by the two armed robbers on motorbikes who shot his car tires.
Watch the robbery incident as captured by eyewitnesses below
Luckily, the police responded in time, and in the exchange of bullets, the two armed robbers were killed.
But unfortunately, the money scattered on the streets and was scrambled by people around. Police have confirmed that only GH¢2,500 was retrieved.
The police report reads:
“This afternoon, 23/04/2020 one Mashood Hamid called on the Tema Regional CID to report that at about 12.30 pm he went to the Zenith Bank, Tema Branch to withdraw 123, 345.00Ghc but was robbed by two people on a motorbike who immobilized his car by shooting at the tires, on reaching the TDC traffic light. Police responded and exchanged fire with the robbers.
The two robbers died in the process, while the money scattered on the streets and was scrambled by people around, leaving only 2,500.00 Ghc salvaged by the complainant.
This is a warning to all criminally minded persons to turn over a new leaf and an assurance to well-meaning Ghanaians and residents that your Police is at work