* confesses to being member of criminal gang that terrorises East Coast Demerara corridor
Ranks of the Guyana Police Force in ‘C’ Division, have been able to solve a number of serious crimes committed within recent times, after the apprehension of a serial bandit, who was nabbed last Monday in Bare Root, having allegedly along with others, robbed an Enmore Grocer, stolen a motor car and discharged rounds at law enforcers.
The suspect of Bare Root, East Coast Demerara, has confessed to the allegations aforementioned. He also confessed to being a member of a criminal gang who committed a series of armed robberies on the East Coast of Demerara.
Further, the Police Force in a statement said the suspect was positively identified during several identification parades conducted today, in relation to six recent armed robberies. He is slated to appear in Court tomorrow, charged with six counts of robbery under arms, two counts of discharging a loaded firearm with intent, and one count each of possession of arms and ammunition without licence.