Bandits storm Sophia ‘house party’, rob patrons


A house party in “B” Field, Sophia, Georgetown ended on a sour note when four men, one of whom was armed with a handgun, invaded the premises and robbed everyone present of their cash and other valuables.

INews understands that around 19:00h on Thursday, the four bandits executed their daring robbery and escaped on foot.

robberyA source said that the bandits hid themselves inside of a house located in “B” Field, Sophia but upon arrival of police ranks, the perpetrators managed to escape into nearby bushes in order to prevent being caught.

According to the police, a search was carried out in the house where the culprits had been hiding after they committed the act and a  .32 Taurus pistol and one (1) matching round was discovered.

The articles which were stolen from the persons at the party were also recovered.

One woman is now in police custody in relation to this matter and is said to be assisting with investigations.




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