The Ashanti Regional Police have arrested 3 suspects in relation to the armed robbery incident at Alabar.
This afternoon 7 armed robbers on motorbikes attacked several shops at Alabar market with guns which saw scores of traders running for their lives.
On their way from the market after successfully robbing and killing one with 4 others injured, the police gave them a chase.
The police managed neutralize 3 of armed robbers at Santasi with the other 4 still on the run.
Hamza Nuhu one of the suspects is currently at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital after he was shot in the leg by the police.
18-year-old Salifu Iddrisu and his age mate Ali Razak are in police custody.
“They are on detention to assist police investigation, whiles a manhunt has been launched for the arrest of the remaining robbers,” Ashanti Regional Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Godwin Ahianyo, revealed.