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Armed men attack traders at Gushegu; Several killed
Posted by admin on 26th October 2015

Scores of traders have been killed in an armed robbery attack in the Northern region on the Gushegu-Karaga road, can confirm. sources say their vehicle was accosted halfway by the robbers and ordered to lie prostrate on the road while their belongings were being taken from them.

The source added that a second vehicle which was being stopped by the robbers refused to heed their directive, and in an attempt to escape, run over the victims who were lying in the middle of the road leading to their death.

The bodies are reportedly littered on the streets near the Shabo village.

Several others who sustained injuries are being rushed to a hospital in Kraga for treatment.

The district police command and the District Chief Executive of the area have reportedly visited the scene and are attending to the victims.

Sunday is a market day in the area.

More details soon…

Source: Ghana/