Police are investigating a robbery under arms committed on five persons of their cash and electronic gadgets, at a mall located at Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara (ECD) by two male suspects, one armed with a handgun.
Police in a release said that no one was injured or any shots fired during the commission of the crime.
Detailing the events, the police said that around 15:00hrs on Wednesday, the suspects rushed into the E-Networks Store which is housed in the lower flat of the Mon Repos Mall and ordered everyone to lie on the ground after which they searched and relieved the victims of their valuables, including the day’s sales. The bandits then fled in a waiting motorcar.
The persons robbed were the entity’s two sales representatives and three customers.
This publication was told that the outlet that was robbed is equipped with security cameras and the police are going through the footage.
No arrests have yet been made.