La Jalousie businessman robbed at gunpoint
Police are investigating the armed robbery committed on 32-year-old Junior December, who was attacked by two bandits at his store in Cornelia Ida, West Coast Demerara (WCD) on Tuesday.
Police Headquarters in a statement noted the businessman, who resides at La Jalousie, WCD, was at his minimart when the two bandits entered and pointed a gun at him at around 18:55h.
They relieved him of $60,000 in cash, a gold ring valued $20,000, a Redmi note 8 pro valued $65,000 and a quantity of Digicel and GTT phone cards valued $15,000.
The victim claimed that one of the men fired a shot while escaping; investigations are ongoing.