A Policeman serving with the Tema Regional Rapid Deployment Force (RDF) constable Micheal Kporyi has been shot dead by suspected gunmen at the UBA filing station near Michel Camp in Tema Tuesday.
The deceased who was detailed for motorbike patrol duty was shot by the two suspected robbers who were also on a motorbike.
The bullet riddled body of Constable Kporyi was found lying in a nearby bush in a pool of blood.
Reports said the cop was in his police uniform and was spotted riding a motorbike with registration number GP 4350 with an AK47 rifle hanging across his chest.
He added that suddenly the gunmen emerged and started firing at the policeman who in the process fell off his bike and landed into a nearby gutter.
Constable Micheal Kporyi was shot severally in his chest and eyebrow.
One AK47 rifle, a torch light, a pair of handcuffs and one pepper spray were later retrieved.
Constable Micheal Kporyi’s body has been deposited at Police Hospital mortuary.