A gang of four armed robbers have attacked a shop at Forifori in Afram Plains South District in the Eastern Region amidst indiscriminate gunshots.

The robbery attack took place Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at about 9:30 pm.

The robbers ordered customers caught up in the robbery to lie face down.

They struck the head of the shop owner Mr Kelepe who is a Senior prison’s officer at ForiFori Prison camp, with the but of a gun and attacked a female shop attendant.

The robbers absconded with an unspecified but huge amount of money collected from the shop at gunpoint.

The shop is the largest in ForiFori Community with brisk businesses including the sale of provisions, hardware, mobile money transaction among others.

According to the Assembly Member for ForiFori, John Tsatsu, the armed robbers were masked and wearing overall blue dresses but were walking on foot.
The robbers fled before police arrival so no arrest has been made yet

These same robbers are believed to be the ones responsible for the shooting of a motor rider during another robbery operation involving a mobile money vendor in the same district

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