By Leroy Smith
[www.inewsguyana.com] – Forty-one-year-old businesswoman Angela Hussain is fighting for her life after she was shot in her head by bandits on Monday evening when armed men invaded her business place and terrorized the family.
iNews was informed that at approximately 19:30hrs, five bandits barged into the home at Lot 62 Palmyra No. 2 Village East Canje.
According to one of Hussain’s daughters, when the bandits entered the home, two returned outside and stood guard while one went to her mother. The other two keep an eye on the other occupants of the home.
The men ransacked the shop taking the money that was earned for the day; however they were not satisfied and demanded more money. After Hussain told them there was no more cash; the man became frustrated and shot her to the head.
The bandit then returned to where the other relatives were and demanded cash and jewellery from the woman’s husband. When he refused, he was struck to the head with the gun; the bandits also struck the eight your old and another occupant of the house to their heads with the gun. One of the guns went off during this process.
The lad was then taken upstairs where he was instructed to tell the bandits where the cash and jewellery were while one of the bandits placed a gun to his head, threatening to shoot him.
The victims related that when the ordeal was over the bandits used a back street and made good their escape in a dark coloured car that had no number plate.
All of the men wore masks to conceal their identities;however four of the men had guns while one carried a cutlass. Police are continuing their investigations into the incident.