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Road engineer shot in the head by armed robbers

Road engineer shot in the head by armed robbers

Road engineer shot in the head by armed robbers

A Kumasi-based road engineer with Joeshobs Construction Limited,

Emmanuel Owusu Antwi, has been shot in the head by

suspected armed robbers. The robbery incident happened

on Thursday evening at about  10:pm at Buokrom in the

Ashanti Region while returning home from work.

entrance of the victim’s house and asked him to step
down from his vehicle at gunpoint.

“In the process, he was shot from the screen hitting his

head and they quickly pulled him down from the

vehicle and drove away the Toyota Prado Land Cruiser

with registration number GS: 4031-20,” he narrated.

He added: “With the support of his family and other

neighbours he was quickly rushed to the Komfo Anokye

Teaching Hospital where he is currently receiving medical

attention in a life-threatening condition. Currently,

he can’t speak we are hoping he will survive.”

The victim is a senior road engineer working on the

Ahwia  Nkwanta Obuasi road.

Meanwhile, the Ashanti Police command has located the

land Cruiser Prado which was abandoned in Kumasi.

The family of the victim has been contacted to submit the

spare key of the vehicle for the vehicle to be moved from

where it was located. Last year, the victim suffered a similar

robbery attack where his Toyota Hilux was stolen without a trace.


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