A Detective police officer, Adjei Shaibu of the Inchaban Police station, has been arrested for allegedly shooting and killing a final year student of the Ghana Secondary Technical School (GSTS) in Sekondi, Takoradi.
The student by the name Lawrence Joe Baidoo, died on the spot after being shot by the police officer.
The detective who is currently in police custody, allegedly injured another student, at the same school.
The Student, Kwabena Dukpor, sustained gunshot wounds and is receiving treatment at the St. Benedict hospital at Inchaban.
Body of the deceased student who died on the spot, has also been deposited at the Effia Nkwanta regional hospital for preservation and autopsy.
The entire Nyankrom community close to Shama was thrown into a state of shock and mourning when the sad news of the 18-year-old GSTS Student went viral.
The Sekondi Police Command led by ASP Emmanuel Tetteh, explained that, investigations were still ongoing as the circumstances that led to the shooting of the two students was still not clear.