Central Region: 7 Shot At Mankessim, 2 Dead And 5 Injured

The Central Regional Police Command has confirmed that two people have been killed and five injured in a shooting incident that occurred at Mankessim in the Mfantseman municipality during enstoolment of a queen mother.

“The Central Regional Police Command wants to confirm to the media that there has been a shooting incident at Mankessim when a queen mother was being enstooled”, the Public Relations Officer of the command, DSP Irene Oppong said.

“Currently, seven people have been shot, two have passed on and five are on admission”, she added.

She said any further development would be communicated to the media.

The police has deployed more officers to the area to maintain peace.