It was reported that Dancehall musician Shatta Wale born Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr., has been gunned by unknown gunmen.
The Ghana Police Service has released a statement on the reports indicating that Ghanaian dancehall artiste Shatta Wale has been shot by unknown gunmen.
In a statement, the service reveals it has “launched an investigation into the matter. Which included making contacts with some of his close friends and family members. All of them claim not to have knowledge of his whereabouts or the alleged incident.”
Read the full statement below.
“The attention of the Police has been drawn to the widely circulated news on the alleged gunshot-attack on one Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale.
On hearing the news, the police have launched an investigation into the matter including making contacts with some of his close friends and family members and all of them claim not to have knowledge of his whereabouts or the alleged incident.
A team has visited the house of Shatta Wale and he cannot be found there.
Over the last few hours, the Police have searched and continue to look for Shatta Wale at hospitals in Accra.
Whilst we continue our investigations, the Police is appealing to the public to provide any information concerning the whereabouts of Shatta Wale to the numbers 18555, 191 and 0302773906