A Chinese national undertaking a One District, One Factory (1DIF) project has been killed by armed robbers at Asuboi in the Ayensuano District of the Eastern Region.
The body of the deceased, Song Zhao Sheng, 58, has since been deposited at the Suhum Government Hospital morgue.
Information available to Today indicated that a gang of armed robbers attacked an apartment which housed the Chinese numbering about seven undertaking a 1D1F project and robbed them at gunpoint.
According to some eyewitnesses, the deceased was hit at the back of her head with a cement block by the robbers after attempting to resist the robbers.
The deceased who was bleeding from the nose, the eyewitnesses said, was pronounced dead when rushed to the Suhum Government Hospital by a police patrol team.
The police team combed the area in an attempt to arrest the suspects but proved futile.
Confirming the news to the media, the Deputy Public Relations Officer of the Eastern Regional Police Command, Sargent Francis Gomado, said his men combed the whole area in an attempt to arrest the suspects but proved futile.
According to him, the robbers left with seven mobile phones, 15,000 Chinese Yen, GhC37,000 and a laptop.
He, however, said investigation was underway to trace the whereabouts of the suspects.
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