Unconfirmed report is that one person has been shot dead in Kintampo in the Bono East region, Ghanaxtra.com sources have revealed.

Many others also sustained gunshots wounds in the attack which happened on the Kintampo-Longoro road.

According to sources, a section of the MO people protested against the decision to bury  one Opanin Kojo Dagwi, a royal at old Longoro.

The source continues that whilst the body was being conveyed to Old Longoro for the royal burial, some unidentified individuals laid ambush and started shooting at the funeral procession leading to the death of one person and injuring several others.

Attempts to speak to the police in Kintampo have so far been unsuccessful.

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