Two suspected carjackers have been shot and killed at Asamankese in the Eastern Region during a dawn operation on Thursday, August 27, 2020, after they the struck owner of a Nissan Murano vehicle in Accra.
The police said the suspects, now deceased, absconded with the vehicle from Accra to Asamankese but were accosted in that part of the Eastern region, leading to exchange of fire.
According to the Greater Accra Regional Police Command in a statement, the two suspects were killed after sustaining gunshot wounds.
The statement further noted that one other accomplice identified as Erasmus Somuah Sekyi was, however, was arrested in the process.
“The Command further warns criminals that the police will not relent on its efforts in combatting violent crimes in the metropolis”, the statement noted.