The Ghana Police Service has begun looking into circumstances that led to the drowning of a Police officer at Sefwi Amoaya in the Sefwi Bodi District of the Western North Region.
Preliminary report indicates that the deceased Police Corporal was part of a Police team on anti-Illegal Mining Operation duty around the River Sui at the time of the incident.
The officer is believed to have drowned on Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
The police have since sent their condolences to the family of the deceased.
“Whilst investigations continue, the Police Administration wishes to express its deepest condolences to the bereaved family, colleagues and the Service as a whole”, the Police Service said in a statement.