The Police Command in the Western North Region is on manhunt for suspected robbers who allegedly attacked a gold dealer at Sehwi Juaboso and made away with an amount of GH¢500,000 in his possession.
According to the police, they have lunched investigation of the circumstance leading to the incident and get the suspects face the full rigors of the law.
Three men believed to be armed robbers in the evening of Tuesday, February 7, 2023, attacked a gold buying agent, Stephen from Jay Gold Buying Company at Sehwi Juaboso.
Reports said the gunmen allegedly took away some amount worth GH¢500,000 belonging to victim. It occurred when workers of the firm were done with the day’s work and were preparing to leave.
Subsequently, the suspects reportedly fired several warning shots and ordered one of the gold dealers who had the money in his car to hand over his car keys to them.
Hesitating to comply, one of the armed men broke and open the door glass with the button of his pump-action gun, took the money and bolted.
Although, no arrest has been made so far, the police at Sehwi Juaboso have initiated thorough search to get the perpetrators arrested.