In Northern Region Two dead in gun battle in Tinga

The Bole District Crime Officer ASP Dartey who confirmed the incident said security personnel were now gathering evidence for investigation into the matter.

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The Residents of Tinga in the Northern region are living in fear as two people are reported dead with a pregnant woman injured following a gun battle on Wednesday morning.

The Bole District Crime Officer ASP Dartey who confirmed the incident said security personnel were now gathering evidence for investigation into the matter.

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However an eyewitness who spoke to a local radio station in Bole said the incident occurred when residents of the area engaged in a shootout with suspected armed robbers.

 

He narrated that a store keeper also returned fire killing two of the suspected robbers.

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This is the second time in a week armed robbery incident has been recorded in the community. The first happened a couple of days ago.

The residents have therefore called on the police to ensure they are visible in the area to prevent any further attacks.

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