Police mount search for Awutu Senya shooters

The Police are on a chase for occupants of a black 4×4 SUV who reportedly shot occupants of a silver-coloured Kia private salon car with registration number GW 2375-20 on Election Day, Monday, 7 December 2020 at Kasoa in the Awutu Senya East Constituency.  

The occupants who got injured were taken to the hospital and according to the Police are responding to treatment.

The Police in a statement noted that it is investigating any allegation of impropriety so far received.

After the shooting incident, more police and military personnel were deployed to beef up security in the area. 

Voting is progressing steadily and peacefully after the incident.

A similar shooting incident happened in the constituency during the voter registration exercise a few months ago.

The incumbent MP for the area, Mavis Hawa Koomson, claimed responsibility for pulling the trigger.