Watch Video: Driver guns down Okada rider, commits suicide on seeing police

Watch Video: Driver guns down Okada rider, commits suicide on seeing police

November 17, 2020 0 By Nana Kay

Information reaching the desk of indicates that a man in his mid 30s has allegedly shot himself after gunning down an Okada driver at Tech-Ayeduase a suburb of Kuamsi  in the Ashanti Region on Tuesday morning.

According to report by Pure FM in Kumasi monitored by this portal, the deceased originally had a disagreement with a lady driver whiles they were all in traffic and pulled the gun from his car.

It is unclear whether he meant to shoot the lady with the gun or not.

Information has it that, the okada rider or better known as “Aboboyaa” operator who tried to prevent the man from the shooting was fired three times at a close range.

Eyewitness report by Pure FM’s reporter Osei Kwodwo has it that the Okada rider currently in critical condition is still receiving treatment at a health facility

Few minutes after the incident, residents around started confronting him the suspect but he shot himself in the head and died on the spot.

His body has been deposited at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital morgue pending autopsy

The Ayeduase Police who are investigating the matter are yet to speak on the matter.

The assembly member for Ayeduase, Kotei Twumduase Electoral Area Justice Attobrah who confirmed the unfortunate incident said “there was a misunderstanding between two drivers at Ayeduase drivers which resulted to fighting between the two drivers”.

“One guy called Amoah attempted to separate the fight but one angry driver entered his car and shot our brother Amoah after he (the driver) directed his anger at him. He shot himself dead when he saw a olice vehicle coming to the scene”.