Some Traders returning from their daily trading venues have been attacked at Taavaari, a community. located in the Wa West District of Upper West Region.
According to some victims who escaped unhurt, they explained that the incident started at 10pm on the 26th July 2021 and that some unknown men stopped them and directed them to lie bare on the floor, their monies and phones were taken from them whilst a motorking rider approach was shot, the motorking rider according to eyewitnesses was shot after he saw them and attempted running back, this pushed that suspected robbers to shoot at him, he got injured and was rushed to the Wechiau hospital for treatment.
This development his coincided with a similar issue that occured at a community close to Tuna by name Danivaar, a robber who stopped road users to extort them was shot after some police officers exchanged shots with him.
Meanwhile the Wechiau police have called for calm whilst they investigate the issue.