A 25 years old man, Nyable Modzifa, together with other colleagues invaded the Senchi police station in an attempt to free two suspects in custody but unfortunately,he was accidentally shot dead.
The suspects in custody,Victor Hodzi and Patrick Amegbanu were arrested after they attempted to snatch arms of policemen at the Adomi Senchi checkpoint.When they were signaled to stop for inspection while on a motorbike.
According to Sargent Gormado, the group of the young men did not take the capture of their associates gently so they really sorted out and attacked the police.
In the process, a firearm was discharged and one of them got hit by a bullet and died.The body of the deceased,Nyable Modzifa has been deposited at the Atua Government Hospital for preservation and autopsy.
Sergeant Francis Gormado, the Deputy Eastern Regional Police Public Relations Officer, said investigations were ongoing.
Meanwhile,residents were asked to calm down by the Regional Police Command.