The police officer , Lance corporal Philip Addo of the Akropong divisional command was on patrol duty at night at Aqua Safari resort on 21st October 2020.
The officer stated that, he was on his patrol duty when he noticed one of the security guards by name Stephen Adu at the main gate of the resort was sleeping. Unfortunately for the police officer, his AK 47 rifle mistakenly shot at the guard when he tried waking him up.
Lance corporal Philip Addo reported to the police immediately after the incident and he is been detained at the police custody. The security guard was taken to the Tetteh Quarshie Memorial Hospital, Mampong Akuapim for treatment but was dead when they got to the hospital .
The police is investigating on the case at the scene whiles the body of Stephen Adu is been taken to the Police hospital in Accra for autopsy.