It has emerged that the police officer who was shot in a daylight robbery at James Town this afternoon is General Constable Emmanuel Osei.
G/C Emmanuel Osei with service number 58449, a member of the National SWAT Unit reportedly died on the spot.
The deceased who was providing escort services for a bullion van was shot by the suspected armed robbers in a Rambo style.
A female onlooker, Afua Badu aged about 40 was also pursued and shot by the robbers for raising an alarm.
No arrest has been made so far.