The police officer who was killed in the daylight bullion van robbery at Adedenko near James Town has been identified.
A situational report filed by the James Town District Police Command who were the first to reach the crime scene has identified the deceased police officer as General Constable Emmanuel Osei of the national SWAT unit with the service number 58449.
The onlooker who was also shot dead has been identified as Afua Badu aged about 40.
According to a police spot enquiry, Afua was pursued and shot for raising an alarm.
Meanwhile, the police SITREP has also confirmed the fact that the driver escaped the scene of the robbery before their men got there.
Deceased Police Officer in the bullion van incident at Korle-bu. 💔💔
— Kabutey (@KabuteyMensah) June 14, 2021