Corentyne grocer shot, robbed.
Written by Demerara Waves
Wednesday, 05 October 2011 17:55
A businesswoman’s husband was shot and injured Tuesday night at Rose Hall, Corentyne, Berbice during an armed robbery by two men.
Guyana Police Force spokesman, Ivelaw Whittaker said Rajesh Kunananauth, 33, of Swamp Section, Rose Hall was shot to his left shoulder and was admitted a patient at the New Amsterdam Hospital.
He and his reputed wife, 31-year old Samantha John, were attacked and robbed by two men one of whom was armed with a firearm.
Investigators were told that John and Kunananauth were in their grocery shop, when the two perpetrators entered and held them at gunpoint. The men took away John’s personal jewellery and an undisclosed sum of cash and escaped.
A MANNED POLICE OUTPOST IS AT ROSE HALL TOWN.