West Demerara supermarket robbed of guns, cash

Last Updated on Sunday, 17 July 2016, 10:01 by Denis Chabrol

Armed bandits assaulted and robbed the owners of a supermarket at La Jalousie, West Coast Demerara, police confirmed Sunday.

Divisional Commander for West Demerara, Senior Superintendent, Stephen Mansell confirmed that the incident occurred on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at C and N Supermarket. He said one suspect has been arrested.

The names of the victims were not immediately available.

Mansell said the four bandits carted off an undisclosed sum of cash and the owner’s shot gun and pistol.