Some unidentified men have reportedly shot dead the owner of Sky Filling station at Asuadei in the South Ahafo Ano District in the Ashanti Region.
The suspects, upon killing Alhaji Sadick Abubakar, reportedly left the crime scene on a motorcycle without taking anything from the station.
The incident happened on Wednesday at about 6pm.
According to media reports, an eyewitness recounted that four armed men stormed the facility with a pump action gun and fired shots in the air.
Alhaji Saddick Abubakar was subsequently shot down by the four men, who quickly disappeared from the scene.
Superintendent Richard Boahen is Mankranso District Police Commander who confirmed the incident on Accra based Citi FM said investigations are underway to arrest the culprits.
“On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at about 5:30 pm Mr. Abubakar Saddick who is the CEO of Sky Filling Station aged 63 was attacked and shot by three unidentified gunmen at a filling station and made away with an unspecified amount of money.”
“The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital and was pronounced dead upon arrival. So far we don’t have enough evidence, but we are still on it. We are taking our time to do a good investigation which will lead us to arrest the real culprits.”