Report reaching us indicates armed robbers have shot two people at Yonkopa Cocoa Buying Limited at New-Edubiase in the Adansi South District of the Ashanti Region.
The robbers, numbered about four stormed the place Wednesday afternoon around 1pm and demanded for the release of 4.5 billion old Ghana cedis, meant for paying cocoa farmers in the area.
Nana Boroo told Ghanaguardian that; “the Purchasing Clerks (PCs) were making payment to the cocoa farmers when the robbers, numbered about four, stormed the place with AK47 raffles and made away with the money”.
The two people who were shot in the process have since been rushed to the New-Edubiasse Government hospital for treatment.
Below are photos from the robbery scene: