The Ghana police service has given an update on the broad daylight robbery incident that happened at Caprice on Friday, December, 9th.
According to a statement released by the Police on Sunday, it said that two of the robbers have been shot dead while one has been arrested and in police custody.
The statement disclosed that the police engaged in a shoot-out with the armed robbers at an undisclosed location after their intelligence operations led them to the hideout.
“Police have shot dead two armed robbers and arrested one in connection with the robbery attack at Caprice in Accra on Friday, December 9, 2022, where a female victim was attacked, shot, and robbed.
“Sustained police intelligence operations since 9th December 2022, took the fight to the robbery gang at their hideout (name of location withheld for now).”
It added that one of its personnel sustained a gunshot injury in the process.
“The robbers engaged the police in a shoot out and in the process, two were shot dead and one was arrested.
“One police officer sustained a gunshot injury to his thigh and is receiving medical attention,” portions of the statement added.