Sogakope: 35 years old man murdered in robbery attempt

Murder
Murder

The sogakope police, as part of investigations are on a manhunt for three suspected robbers who shot and killed a 35-year-old man,  JUSTICE AKORLI in an attempted robbery operation at Hlevi, a suburb of sogakope.

The robbers, numbering about three and masked went to the house of a Mobile money merchant at the dawn of Tuesday, 26 October, 2021 around 1am.

The occupants of the house whilst sleeping heard an unusual noise on their compound and woke up only to notice three assailants within their compound and forcing the merchant’s door open.

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They screamed for help compelling Justice Akorli aged 35 now deceased who was sleeping in the next room to come out.

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The assailants shot him in the lower abdomen then started firing indiscriminately and left the house afterward. The victim was rushed to Sogakope District Hospital for treatment but was pronounced dead on arrival.

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A team of crime scene experts visited the scene to conduct reconstruction and analysis. Two empty shells of BB cartridges were found.

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The police are appealing to the public to volunteer information that will lead to the arrest of these criminals.

SOURCE: Coverghana.com.gh

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