3 Men Have Been Arrested Over The Killing Of A Police Officer At Buduburam Today

Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the shooting of two police officers at Gomoa Buduburam, near Kasoa in the Central Region on Wednesday afternoon.

The three suspects, all men, are being held at the Kasoa Police station.

Their names are yet to be known.

One police officer was confirmed dead and another injured in the shooting incident that occurred Wednesday afternoon between the police and the assailants.

The Central Regional Police Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Irene Oppong who confirmed the incident said the incident happened on the Buduburam stretch of the Accra-Winneba road.

She said it happened during the usual checks by the Kasoa Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) and that the police signalled an unregistered vehicle to stop but the driver refused to do so.

See Also: 1 Person Killed At Okponglo After Scary Public Shootout Between The Police And Armed Robbers Today

She said the police gave the vehicle a chase but the occupants of the unregistered vehicle at a point began shooting at the police vehicle.

One of the police officers was hit and has been confirmed dead while another is in critical condition.

Meanwhile, the officer who was confirmed dead has been identified as Sergeant Michael Dzamesi.

Sgt Dzamesi, after he was hit in the head, reportedly run into a nearby provision shop, ostensibly to take cover, but he collapsed immediately after he entered the facility.

source: graphic online

If you have a story you want to share with Kuulpeeps and the world, please do hit us up on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

The Latest

Kuulpeeps is a social news, lifestyle and entertainment brand for the young Ghanaian. Kuulpeeps is leading millennials through the journey of discovering news, engaging with content and interacting with one another through the use of tailored content platforms, social media executions and new media.

What started primarily as a campus focused site is growing into a media brand focused on satisfying the curiosity of young people across different geographic locations and lifestyles. Kuulpeeps seeks to be the leading content brand for youth interaction in Ghana and beyond.


For sales inquiries:

To submit your articles or inquiries/reports to the editor:

To provide any other feedback:

Copyright © 2019 Kuulpeeps.

To Top