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Two Armed Robbers Shot Dead, One Arrested in Connection With Chinese Woman-Caprice Robbery Incident

Two armed robbers have been shot dead with one being arrested in connection with the Chinese woman-Caprice robbery incident which occurredon December 9, Police has disclosed.


According to the Police, it managed to gun down the two armed robbers and arrested one after it took the fight to their hideout.


In a release sighted by Thinknewsonline.com, the Ghana Police Service said "Police have shot dead two armed robbers and arrested one in connection with the robbery attack at Caprice in Accra on Friday 9th December, 2022 where a female victim was attacked, shot and robbed"


"Sustained police intelligence operations since 9th December 2022, took the fight to the robbery gang at their hideout (name of location withheld for now)"


"The robbers engaged the police in a shoot out and in the process two were shot dead and one was arrested"


The statement further revealed that one police officer sustained a gunshot injury to his thigh and is currently receiving medical attention.


The police intelligence operations says it will not stop until it finally arrest all the robbers connected to the robbery.


Background

It will be recalled that a Chinese woman identified as Li Yu Zhen was robbed and shot by some unknown men at Caprice near Atinka Media Village in Accra.


The Chinese woman in her mid 50 was driving a Toyota Prado when the unfortunate incident occurred.


Two fingers of the Chinese woman were severed as a result of the shooting.


Speaking exclusively to Thinknewsonline.com, the victim, Li Yu Zhen said "I went to the West Hill Mall Standard Charatered Bank to deposit money. On returning, the robbers trailed me from West Hills to here, crossed and shot at me"


Story by: Joshua Kwabena Smith

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