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SAD: Taxi Driver, 4 Passengers Shot In Robbery Attacks


Taxi Driver, 4 Passengers Shot In Robbery Attacks

A taxi driver is in a critical condition after armed robbers shot him on the Subinso – Nchiraa road in the Wenchi Municipality.

Two persons sustained various degree of injuries and currently on admission at the Wenchi Methodist Hospital.

A 25 year old nurse, Erica Adufa died instantly in the robbery attack.

The taxi Opel Astra which was en route to Nchiraa from Subinso II with registration number GW 4850 X was attacked a shot at the driver by armed robbers.

In an interview with one of the victims,Ofosu Nuamah 50 year old maison said, the incident occurred on Saturday evening between 7 and 8 pm.

According to him the robbers rushed to the middle of the road and started firing gun shots on them.


He explained to Radio West Africa, Nana Anfreh Damanta.

Medical director at Wenchi Methodist Hospital, Dr. Oman confirmed that the victims were brought to the facility at about 8 pm on Saturday.

They were four, one was in a critical condition one reported dead before arrival at the hospital while two people have sustained injuries, Dr. Oman said.

He further explained that the one in a critical condition have been referred to Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi.

No arrest have been made so far.

Police are not yet to comment on the incident

Radio West Africa will conduct further investigation from the Wenchi Police to bring further update on this case.

Source: Radio West Africa/ Nana Anfreh Damanta.


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