Kaneshie Robbery Police launch manhunt for two other suspects

The Accra Regional Police Command has launched a manhunt for two of the suspected robbers who engaged in a robbery incident at a Forex Bureau near Kaneshie in Accra.

  • Published:
ASP Afia Tenge play

ASP Afia Tenge

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

The Accra Regional Police Command has launched a manhunt for two of the suspected robbers who engaged in a robbery incident at a Forex Bureau near Kaneshie in Accra.

Some residents in the area sustained minor injuries after four suspected robbers robbed a Forex Bureau and started firing into a crowd whose attention had been drawn to an alarm raised by the Forex Bureau attendant.

RELATED: Two dead in Kaneshie shootouts

The Police who engaged the robbers in a gun battle, critically injured two of the four suspected robbers, who were then chased by the Police and workers of Abossey Okine to the SIC office near Royal House Chapel on the Circle-Kaneshie road where the pair were eventually arrested.

RELATED: Police shoot dead two suspected robbers in gun battle

Confirming the incident to Pulse.com.gh, the Accra Regional Police Command Public Relations Officer, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Afia Tenge said one of the injured suspected robbers was released from the Police hospital yesterday, with the other still in the hospital due to his critical condition.

She also debunked speculations that the forex bureau attendant died in the robbery attack.

"The money that was robbed from the forex bureau has also been recovered. The locally manufactured pistols they used have all been recovered, she added.

ASP Afia Tenge added that the police are currently searching for two other suspects, one being a lady, who escaped during the shootouts.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Disaster 10 heartbreaking pictures of Sierra Leone's mudslide disasterbullet
2 Accra vs Kumasi 6 pictures that perfectly capture the differences...bullet
3 Appointments Nana Addo appoints Sarkodie as EPA Executive Directorbullet
4 Volta Region FDA says Kpando residents knew consuming Pufferfish...bullet
5 NPP Government Akufo-Addo praises Bawumia’s “brilliance” and...bullet
6 Security in Ghana Fear of terrorism spreads in Paga, Upper Eastbullet
7 Collapse of Capital Bank Pastor Otabil says the last week...bullet
8 Car Towing Government throws out mandatory tow levy policybullet
9 Corruption? Ghana Immigration Service pays ghost workers...bullet
10 Killer Fish Kpando Assembly bans Pufferfish following...bullet

Top Videos

1 Video Galamsey operator weeps as taskforce burn excavatorsbullet
2 Illegal Mining Anti-galamsey taskforce goes wild; burns excavatorsbullet
3 The history behind Abbosey Okai the spare parts hub in Accrabullet
4 Shocking Nurse confesses to killing 175 people a weekbullet
5 Lynched Soldier Listen to the man who hit Capt. Mahama's head...bullet
6 Watch Video I lick my wife before going to preach - Kumchacha...bullet
7 Prophecy Hundreds will die in floods in 2017 – Prophet revealsbullet
8 Video Metro Mass bus catches fire on Cape Coast-Kasoa highwaybullet
9 Video Four suspects arrested for Captain Mahama's deathbullet
10 Capt. Mahama's Death The account of this 10-year-old...bullet

News