The Western Regional Police Command has placed a GH¢10, 000 bounty on the head of the criminals who shot and killed a 61-year-old Ghanaian based in Switzerland, Charles Korankye.
The deceased together with the wife were attacked by suspected armed robbers on Monday, April 12th at Amanful a suburb in Takoradi.
The robbers gave several warning shots to scare passersby before shooting the deceased and inflicted severe gunshot injuries on his wife.
Addressing the media on Wednesday, the Western Regional Police Commander DCOP Felix Fosu Agyeman said the bounty will be given to any individual or group that will provide credible information leading to the arrest of the robbers
He, however, cautioned residents to be security conscious in their daily activities.
“We have intensified our operations after the recent armed robbery attacks, we have increased both day and night patrols. We have also adopted stop and search of both motorbikes and vehicles while urging them to cooperate with the police.