GHANA: Outrage in Sunyani after police gun down 28 year old mechanic

The death of a 28 year old mechanic

reportedly killed by police in the Brong Ahafo

regional capital, Sunyani, has sparked outrage

among residents in the city.

It comes barely a week after two persons were

shot and killed by police in Kumasi and Obuasi

all in the Ashanti region, under strange


A patrol team in the municipality was reported

to have stormed the area to arrest alleged

narcotic drug users but ended up killing the


Mahama Asanga, father of the deceased told

Kuuban Abban of SKYY FM in Sunyani that his

son, who was then returning home from town,

met the police who were firing gunshots and

took to his heels.

According to Mr. Asanga, his son was nowhere

close to the place where the alleged drug

peddlers were when the police shot and killed


Police have however denied the claim.


Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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