The Police have foiled a robbery attack on a gold buying shop at Konongo in the Ashanti region.
The Police received a distress call that there was an ongoing robbery attack on the Adom Gold buying shop today around 7:30 pm and the Police moved quickly to the scene.
While the robbers were fleeing the scene upon seeing the Police, they started shooting indiscriminately injuring an officer in the process. Police returned fire but the robbers managed to escape.
The officer is currently on admission at the hospital and in stable condition. The Inspector-General of Police has spoken to him and the commanders on the ground. There is currently an ongoing anti-robbery operation in the area to get the suspects arrested to face justice.