Suspected notorious armed robber shot dead in Ashanti Region

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Suspected notorious armed robber shot dead in Ashanti Region
A suspected notorious armed robber, Iddrisu Adams alias Koomi, who was arrested by the Ashanti Regional Police Command in connection with series of robbers has been shot dead police in a bid to stop him from escaping lawful custody.

The suspect was on the wanted list of the command and was arrested on June 22nd 2021 through a special police operation.

On 23rd June, Iddrisu attempted to escape when he was being escorted to places named by him as hid-outs of his accomplices and the police responded swiftly by shooting him.

The suspect was taken to the St. Martins Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The police are on the lookout for his accomplices who are advised to surrender by reporting to the nearest Police Station.

Meanwhile, the Police has also assured the public that it is committed to prevent and fight crime and therefore the public should support them with maximum cooperation.