General News of Tuesday, 15 January 2013

Source: myjoyonline

Two armed robbers shot dead by police in Kumasi

Two armed robbers have been killed in Kumasi, although police have withheld most of the details about their case pending a press conference.

Two other robbers apparently associated with the men are currently on the run with police in pursuit.

Luv FM's Erastus Asare Donkor, reporting from the Kumasi Central Police Headquarters where the deceased men's bodies are on display, said that the police recovered an AK-47 assault rifle, a shotgun, a pistol, and cartridges and ammunition from the fallen suspects.

According to police, the incident took place at Nketia at the Barekese Road.

One suspect was shot in the head, the other in the head and chest.