Police have dismissed reports that one person has been shot dead after attempting to snatch a ballot box at the Awutu Senya West Constituency in the Central Region.

TV3′s reporter Rosina Foster who was in the constituency had reported that a young man died on the spot after the gunshot.

The incident was said to have happened at the Obrakyere Polling center.

But according to the Central Regional Police Command PRO, DSP Irene Oppong, such an incident did not happen.

She said “There is no shooting incidence at Awutu Senya West.

“The information we, that is Bawgiase Police, had was that there was a mob attack at Obrakyere , a community within Awutu Senya West on a young man.

“So the Police proceeded there and saw a young man in a pool of blood but then what we gathered around didn’t point to the fact that he made an attempt to snatch a ballot box and he was shot, there was no gun wounds. They used object that we saw around him.”


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