44 years old G/Sgt Emmanuel Amede who was with the SWAT unit is reported to have shot himself dead in his room at Nungua Police Barracks.
According to police report, the deceased shot himself in the throat with an AK47 rifle after threatening his wife and children to leave the room or he shot them.
The body of the deceased has since been deposited at the Police Hospital morgue for preservation and autopsy.
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RE-CASE OF SUICIDE AT NUNGUA POLICE BARRACKS
On 6/01/19 at about 0230 hrs. No. 34586 G/Sgt Emmanuel Amede, aged 44 of Bravo Swat Unit, Accra shot himself dead with an AK 47 rifle in his room at Nungua Police Barracks. The deceased suddenly woke up from sleep and asked his wife and children to leave the room or he would kill them. The wife drew the attention of her neibours and before they reach the scene, he shot himself at the throat. Crime scene Management Team from CID Headquarters were called to cover the scene. The body of the deceased has been deposited at Police Hospital morgue for preservation and autopsy. Full report follows, please.