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Asante Kotoko reveal identity of fan shot by police at Baba Yara Stadium

Asante Kotoko reveal identity of fan shot by police at Baba Yara Stadium

Asante Kotoko have revealed the identity of fan who was shot by the police after their Ghana Premier League defeat against Berekum Chelsea on Sunday.

Asante Kotoko announced on their Twitter page, Monday afternoon that the supporter was Augustine Opoku who is a commercial driver based in the Ashanti Regional capital.

They also revealed that Opoku, “was hit by four pellets of rubber bullets in his head; two in his left jaw, one directly in his right eye and one beneath his teeth.”

They added that “the pellets in his teeth and jaw have been removed. The one in his eyes will be handled by a team of eye specialists maybe today.”

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They concluded by assuring the public that “Augustine is still stable and responding to treatment.”

Asante Kotoko reveal identity of fan shot by police at Baba Yara Stadium 2

Asante Kotoko SC

@AsanteKotoko_SC

🚨Update on Sunday’s shooting incident🚨

Victim has been identified as Augustine Opoku, a commercial driver based here in Kumasi.

Our medics say he was hit by four pellets of rubber bullets in his head; 2 in his left jaw, 1 directly in his right eye and 1 beneath his teeth.

View image on Twitter

 

Asante Kotoko reveal identity of fan shot by police at Baba Yara Stadium 2

Asante Kotoko SC

@AsanteKotoko_SC

🚨Update on Sunday’s shooting incident🚨

Victim has been identified as Augustine Opoku, a commercial driver based here in Kumasi.

Our medics say he was hit by four pellets of rubber bullets in his head; 2 in his left jaw, 1 directly in his right eye and 1 beneath his teeth.

View image on Twitter
Asante Kotoko reveal identity of fan shot by police at Baba Yara Stadium 2

Asante Kotoko SC

@AsanteKotoko_SC

We are told that, the pellets in his teeth and jaw have been removed.

The one in his eyes will be handled by a team of eye specialists maybe today.

Meanwhile, Augustine is still stable and responding to treatment.

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