Security guard killed, Petrol filling station money taken away

A group of Armed Robbers have attacked a gas filling station at Tegbi-Xekpa near Busco Junction, killing a 54-year old security guard and made away with the safe containing the company’s money.

No arrests have been made in connection with the attack.

According to the owner of the Gas station, Mr Makafui Kofi Woanya, attacked was in the early hours of Monday

Chief Superintendent Leonard Abakah of the Keta Divisional Police Commander said the Police had begun investigations into the attack to arrest the perpetrators.

He said the Crime Scene team from the Regional Headquarters in Ho had been called in to conduct some examinations.

Chief Supt Abakah said the Police suspected that the robbers might have killed the security guard and dumped him behind the building before proceeding to carry out the robbery because blood stains could be seen on doors to the offices.

The body of the deceased has been deposited at the Keta Government Hospital morgue awaiting autopsy.

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