Duo robbed by gun-toting bandits at grocery shop

first_imgTwo armed bandits on Saturday evening attacked and robbed a minibus driver and his conductor while they were reportedly making a purchase at a shop at the Grove Squatting Area, East Bank Demerara (EBD).The victims, 40-year-old Wazeem Hussain of Section C Block Y, Golden Grove, EBD and 35-year-old Mark Richman, also of Golden Grove, along with others, were in the business place about 21:00h when the two armed men entered and instructed everyone to lie on the ground.The perpetrators then relieved the two victims of their cash, documents and cellphones. During the ordeal, one of the bandits discharged a round into the concrete floor, but no one was injured.The men then quickly fled the scene on a blue Honda CG motorcycle. The Police were immediately summoned and an investigation was launched.last_img

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