File photo: Armed robber

A policeman has allegedly been shot dead by armed robbers at Manso Abodom Dome in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti region.

Information gathered by Adom News suggested that the incident happened around 5:30pm on Monday while the deceased was in the company of suspected Chinese miners.

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Confirming the incident, the Bekwai Divisional Police command disclosed that the policeman was rushed to the Agroyesum Hospital where he was pronounced dead with the body currently at the Agroyesum Hospital morgue awaiting autopsy.