Police officer stabbed to death, his attacker also shot dead
A Police officer has been stabbed to death in the Bono Region, the Police Service has announced.
A brief statement issued by the Police said the officer was stabbed by a person who the Police described as violent.
The attacker of the police was also shot dead in the process, the Police added.
According to the service, further details on the issue would be communicated after the bereaved family has been informed.
The Service further asked the media not to publish the name of the Police officer until the family has been informed.
“The Police Administration, with a heavy heart, wishes to announce that a Police officer has been stabbed to death and in the process, the violent suspect was also shot and killed.
The sad incident happened in the Bono Region and further details will be given after we have duly informed the family and the next-of-kin of the late officer.
Meanwhile, we respectfully urge the public, especially the Media not to put the name of the officer and any sensitive details about the incident in the media until the family is duly briefed.”.